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William & Mary

Anthropology, General. (45.0201)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Anthropology
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BA
2010 CIP Code: 450201

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesYes

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2017-18545524
2018-19485225
2019-20394221
2020-21464820
2021-22381826

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 2,076

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2017-1820424
2018-1921425
2019-2019221
2020-2113720
2021-2219726
Five Year Summary9224116
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years061311611828116



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2009-10 (10 years)18926%$36,353$48,558$68,959
2011-12 (8 years)21119%$38,612$55,001$68,919
2014-15 (5 years)19026%$32,264$43,792$58,798
2016-17 (3 years)15434%$18,971$32,281$50,026
2018-19 (18 months)12834%$13,375$20,539$29,761



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-174643.4%$ 12,500$ 22,216$ 24,558$ 29,000
2013-14 to 2017-184342.6%$ 15,000$ 25,000$ 25,406$ 30,000
2014-15 to 2018-193234.4%$ 17,875$ 25,500$ 26,280$ 29,500
2015-16 to 2019-203841.8%$ 11,942$ 26,656$ 25,237$ 30,750
2016-17 to 2020-214044.9%$ 12,471$ 25,212$ 25,828$ 30,875
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-174643.4%$ 13,500$ 25,757$ 35,467$ 40,250
2013-14 to 2017-184342.6%$ 17,361$ 26,912$ 37,139$ 42,500
2014-15 to 2018-193335.5%$ 18,388$ 26,912$ 39,125$ 42,500
2015-16 to 2019-203942.9%$ 11,942$ 27,000$ 40,585$ 48,710
2016-17 to 2020-214146.1%$ 13,000$ 27,000$ 36,965$ 50,086


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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