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What are Dj'S like?

Artistic

Based on our pool of users, dj's tend to be predominately artistic people. Take our career test to see what career interest category best describes you.

DJ's by Strongest Interest Archetype

Based on sample of 372 Sokanu users

Are Dj'S happy?

96%Happy

Dj's rank among the happiest careers. Overall they rank in the 96th percentile of careers for satisfaction scores.

DJ Career Satisfaction by Dimension

Percentile among all careers

Education History of DJ's

The most common degree held by dj's is Communications. 5% of dj's had a degree in communications before becoming dj's. That is over 2 times the average across all careers. Journalism graduates are the second most common among dj's, representing 2% of dj's in the Sokanu user base, which is 2.1 times the average.

DJ Education History

This table shows which degrees people earn before becoming a DJ, compared to how often those degrees are obtained by people who earn at least one post secondary degree.

Degree % of dj's % of population Multiple
Communications 4.9% 2.9% 1.7×
Journalism 2.2% 1.0% 2.1×
Liberal Arts 2.2% 1.5% 1.4×
Business Management And Administration 1.9% 5.7% 0.3×
Marketing And Marketing Research 1.9% 1.9% 1.0×
English Literature 1.9% 4.1% 0.5×
Psychology 1.9% 5.7% 0.3×
Music Production 1.9% 0.2% 12.1×
Fine Arts 1.6% 1.6% 1.0×
Computer Science 1.6% 2.5% 0.6×
Economics 1.6% 3.4% 0.5×
Mass Media 1.3% 0.4% 3.0×
Finance 1.1% 1.8% 0.6×

How to Become a DJ

Think you might be interested in becoming a DJ? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good dj? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • George Washington University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Georgetown University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Johns Hopkins University | Baltimore, MD
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • American University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
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Find your perfect career

Would you make a good dj? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

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Should I be a DJ?

Think you might be interested in becoming a DJ? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good dj? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • George Washington University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Georgetown University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Johns Hopkins University | Baltimore, MD
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • American University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired
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