College Degrees

The Different Types of Post-Secondary Education

Associate's Degree

This degree has 2 years and 60 hours of work.

The average cost is $8,000.

2 jobs needing this degree are Air Traffic Controller and Dental Hygienist.

Bachelor's Degree

This degree has 4 years and 120 hours of work.

The average cost is $21,000-$40,000.

2 jobs needing this degree are Electrical Engineer and Nuclear Engineer.

Master's Degree

This degree has 2 years and 40-60 hours of work.

The average cost is $24,000-$35,000.

2 jobs needing this degree are Software Engineer and Financial Advisor.

Doctorate Degree

This degree has 3-4 or more years and 64 or more hours of work.

The average cost is $25,000-$36,000.

2 jobs needing this degree are Professor and Surgeon.