Athens State University's Top Ranking
Athens State University is ranked on 1 list of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.
Salary and Debt by Major at Athens State University
We calculated a salary score for each of Athens 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 Athens 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 Athens State Bachelor's Degrees
|Field of Study||Employment Rate||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|Accounting and Related Services||$25,000||$38,580|
|Business Administration, Management and Operations||$23,000||$44,400|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other||$23,750||$47,260|
|Computer and Information Sciences, General||$25,000||$67,660|
|Criminal Justice and Corrections||$25,720||$29,690|
|English Language and Literature, General||$13,580||$32,830|
|Fine and Studio Arts||Not Reported||$26,350|
|Human Resources Management and Services||$19,550||$38,720|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||$18,750||$32,570|
|Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other||$18,730||$26,930|
|Social Sciences, General||Not Reported||$37,210|
|Special Education and Teaching||$15,000||$36,850|
|Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods||$18,180||$33,340|
|Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas||$20,360||$35,750|
Most Recent Reviews
Athens State University has a wonderful education department. Throughout my courses I was constantly required to observe in a large variety of schools as well as teach a lesson. The program made sure their students had experiences at every type of school, rural, suburban, charter, as well as schools with various socio-economical statuses. This ensured that I had as many experiences as possible in as many different settings as possible. Thus preparing me for my teaching career more than most other universities... Read More
I attended Athens State while completing my BS in Technology Management. Overall I was very pleased with my experience at this school. I appreciated the fact that the Tech Mgt program accepted all of the credit I earned from my AAS degrees at Calhoun Community College. This allowed me to walk into the Tech Mgt program as a Junior. .