Women Today

  • img1

Did you know?

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, 60 percent of the more than 662,000 master's degrees awarded during the 2011-12 school year, the most recent year for which statistics are available, were earned by women. The most popular master's degree among women was a Master of Business Administration and Management, with more than 45,000 such degrees awarded during the given time frame. Education and social work were the second and third most popular master's degrees earned by women, respectively. While business administration and management took the top spot among women seeking master's degrees, the most popular bachelor's degree awarded to women during the same school year was a Bachelor of Psychology, which was slightly more popular among women than a Bachelor of Business Administration and Management.