Buena Vista University Rankings by Salary Score

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Buena Vista University is ranked on 2 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Buena Vista University

We calculated a salary score for each of Buena Vista 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 Buena Vista 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 BVU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 20 100% 100% $25,000 $41,790 20
Biology, General 55 100% 100% $25,880 $29,690 55
Business Administration, Management and Operations 33 99% 99% $20,500 $38,950 33
Business/Commerce, General 88 100% 100% Not Reported $55,960 88
Criminal Justice and Corrections 40 96% 96% $25,050 $33,990 40
Education, General 19 100% 100% Not Reported $28,020 19
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations 35 96% 96% $24,690 $37,980 35
Finance and Financial Management Services 11 97% 97% $20,410 $38,290 11
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 93 93% 93% $27,000 $37,210 93
Human Resources Management and Services 21 100% 100% $22,970 $40,090 21
Marketing 41 97% 97% $23,250 $40,820 41
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 30 95% 95% $22,390 $31,650 30
Psychology, General 55 91% 91% $21,060 $30,550 55
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication 18 100% 100% Not Reported $25,190 18
Social Work 29 100% 100% Not Reported $29,690 29
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 56 98% 98% $27,750 $36,650 56
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 76 98% 98% $27,000 $40,620 76

Salary Scores for BVU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Curriculum and Instruction 87 99% 99% $17,000 $57,810 87
Special Education and Teaching 71 100% 100% Not Reported $54,530 71
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 44 100% 100% $33,500 $43,670 44

Most Recent Reviews

Mayra Lopez 1/3/2019

I attended Buena Vista University as a full-time student from 2012-2017. I was engaged in different student groups and got the chance to volunteer within my local community as well getting the chance to travel out of state. Due to it's student population size, I was able to get to know professors well. The relationships I formed with them helped guide me towards becoming the professional that I now am. I thoroughly enjoyed a majority of the classes that I took. I feel like the knowledge and experience I gain... Read More

Mayra Lopez 1/3/2019

I attended Buena Vista University as a full-time student from 2012-2017. I was engaged in different student groups and got the chance to volunteer within my local community as well getting the chance to travel out of state. Due to it's student population size, I was able to get to know professors well. The relationships I formed with them helped guide me towards becoming the professional that I now am. I thoroughly enjoyed a majority of the classes that I took. I feel like the knowledge and experience I gain... Read More