Athens State University Rankings Based on Salary

  • Athens State University ranks better than only 38% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Athens State University ranks better than 77% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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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 a weighted average of all of its program scores. Data is sourced from the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and was last updated in December 2020. It reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid.

Salary Scores for Athens State Bachelor's Degrees

Athens State ranks higher than 38% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 11% $25,000 $38,577 11%
Biology, General 47% $15,000 $28,598 47%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 57% $23,000 $44,399 57%
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 58% $23,750 $47,260 58%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 73% $25,000 $67,660 73%
Criminal Justice and Corrections 19% $25,715 $29,685 19%
English Language and Literature, General 72% $13,583 $32,828 72%
Fine and Studio Arts 51% Not Reported $26,353 51%
Human Resources Management and Services 17% $19,549 $38,721 17%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 49% $18,750 $32,569 49%
Mathematics 31% Not Reported $40,461 31%
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 14% $18,728 $26,933 14%
Psychology, General 5% $25,000 $21,964 5%
Social Sciences, General 64% Not Reported $37,208 64%
Special Education and Teaching 38% $15,000 $36,848 38%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 29% $18,184 $33,335 29%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 42% $20,363 $35,748 42%

Athens State University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Jessica King 12/5/2017

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

Ben 2/29/2016

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. .