Brandeis University Rankings by Salary Score

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Brandeis University is ranked on 5 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Brandeis University

We calculated a salary score for each of Brandeis 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 Brandeis 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 Brandeis Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Anthropology 98 91% 91% $25,980 $37,210 98
Area Studies 76 83% 83% $27,000 $39,640 76
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology 88 89% 89% $27,000 $42,680 88
Biology, General 78 87% 87% $26,000 $33,140 78
Business/Commerce, General 95 92% 92% $27,000 $60,880 95
Chemistry 59 83% 83% $27,000 $40,020 59
Computer Science 83 97% 97% $27,000 $86,310 83
Economics 92 91% 91% $25,790 $64,490 92
English Language and Literature, General 66 91% 91% $27,000 $31,850 66
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies 72 95% 95% $24,670 $32,570 72
Film/Video and Photographic Arts 100 100% 100% $23,250 $45,500 100
Fine and Studio Arts 51 80% 80% Not Reported $26,350 51
International/Global Studies 77 87% 87% $27,000 $40,650 77
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services 98 100% 100% Not Reported $41,570 98
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 47 90% 90% $25,000 $32,560 47
Neurobiology and Neurosciences 64 87% 87% $27,000 $32,210 64
Philosophy 67 93% 93% Not Reported $33,990 67
Political Science and Government 83 91% 91% $27,000 $41,840 83
Psychology, General 81 93% 93% $27,000 $34,170 81
Public Policy Analysis 40 91% 91% $26,500 $38,910 40
Sociology 85 90% 90% $25,890 $38,130 85

Salary Scores for Brandeis Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Anthropology 18 85% 85% Not Reported $32,650 18
Business Administration, Management and Operations 56 98% 98% $65,000 $73,950 56
Computer Science 49 100% 100% Not Reported $100,410 49
Computer Software and Media Applications 95 100% 100% Not Reported $106,420 95
Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management 99 100% 100% Not Reported $119,060 99
Economics 27 96% 96% $42,550 $54,950 27
Genetics 68 100% 100% Not Reported $71,850 68
Public Policy Analysis 28 94% 94% $50,730 $53,670 28
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 62 97% 97% $15,960 $49,230 62

Salary Scores for Brandeis Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Public Policy Analysis 55 100% 100% Not Reported $77,720 55

Most Recent Reviews

Deepa Khatri 9/18/2019

I have still not graduated. I will graduate in 2021 but I can still share my review for my university. Its been great to come at the Heller school of Social policy and Managment. I thrive in an international environment and so far, I have classmated from 40 different countries from around the world who bring their own perspective on table. The Professors at the heller school are also great and supportive and really want their students to do well in life. So they are always there to help. In terms of courses,... Read More

Dan Truong 6/25/2018

I admit that Brandeis was an acquired taste for me. It took me quite a bit of time to get adjusted to life at the college because I mostly attribute to the fact that I wasn't aware of all that the college had to offer at first. This would be my only criticism: that the school could do a better job at letting students know what is available to them on campus. But I am happy to say once I did discover the many things that Brandeis offered its students, I fell in love with nearly every aspect of the university.... Read More