Alcorn State University Rankings by Salary Score

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Alcorn State University's Top Ranking

Alcorn State University is ranked on 1 list of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Alcorn State University

We calculated a salary score for each of Alcorn State University's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at Alcorn State University to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Salary Scores for Alcorn Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 45 100% 100% Not Reported $57,320 45

Salary Scores for Alcorn Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Agricultural Business and Management 88 100% 100% $33,250 $52,110 88
Agriculture, General 5 85% 85% $33,500 $23,690 5
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 18 100% 100% Not Reported $33,990 18
Biology, General 10 94% 94% $32,250 $22,090 10
Business Administration, Management and Operations 31 80% 80% $32,500 $38,650 31
Criminal Justice and Corrections 19 100% 100% $36,500 $29,690 19
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services 13 100% 100% $36,630 $24,620 13
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 4 88% 88% $31,250 $20,140 4
Psychology, General 19 94% 94% $28,000 $25,770 19
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 21 100% 100% $21,500 $56,640 21
Social Work 4 91% 91% $33,150 $24,730 4

Salary Scores for Alcorn Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 7 86% 86% $41,000 $38,290 7
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 27 100% 100% Not Reported $86,870 27
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 13 95% 95% $66,670 $38,510 13

Most Recent Reviews

Johnel A. Tinsley 12/29/2017

Alcorn is a very diverse school even though it's an Hbcu with a very lively campus . The biology departments has an array of Nationally known as well as internationally known professors. And that always give you more than enough info in each class. On each level they push you to better yourself and they keep an overall positive environment for learning.

Keith L. Bush 3/19/2017

Alcorn gave me the opportunity to enter into the word of work with a very good foundation in Mass Communication. This degree aided me in being able to go into the public health field where I specialized in STD/HIV/AIDS education, prevention and research. That degree enabled me to work contractually with federal entities specific to the HIV pandemic in surrounding states. The program at Alcorn teaches you the importance of speaking, speech and being able to present yourself on and off camera. 6 months after... Read More