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Liberty University

Wildlife Biology (26.0709)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Zoo & Wildlife Biology
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BS
2010 CIP Code: XXXXXX

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

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  01/2014
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-19818115
2019-20898915
2020-21929315
2021-22959516
2022-239710021

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
4.02124$ 2,386

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)
3.1598




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
2018-196915
2019-208715
2020-217815
2021-2241216
2022-23101121
Five Year Summary354782
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 Years1201826591282



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, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)NaN
2013-14 (8 years)NaN
2016-17 (5 years)NaN
2018-19 (3 years)3722%
2020-21 (18 months)10939%$34,739$51,963$68,787



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-181777.3%$ 18,500$ 25,250$ 30,398$ 35,000
2014-15 to 2018-192875.7%$ 18,550$ 25,625$ 29,656$ 31,069
2015-16 to 2019-203978.0%$ 18,750$ 25,250$ 30,584$ 33,000
2016-17 to 2020-214877.4%$ 20,417$ 25,625$ 32,341$ 32,000
2017-18 to 2021-225070.4%$ 18,750$ 25,625$ 32,392$ 33,000
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
2013-14 to 2017-181777.3%$ 18,500$ 27,000$ 35,777$ 43,750
2014-15 to 2018-192875.7%$ 20,342$ 29,069$ 41,325$ 54,891
2015-16 to 2019-203978.0%$ 20,500$ 29,137$ 42,494$ 57,596
2016-17 to 2020-214877.4%$ 23,250$ 30,583$ 45,213$ 71,441
2017-18 to 2021-225070.4%$ 21,500$ 30,764$ 44,788$ 70,768


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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