Catholic University of America Rankings Based on Salary

  • Catholic University of America ranks better than 84% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Catholic University of America ranks better than only 29% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Salary and Debt by Major at Catholic University of America

We calculated a salary score for each of Catholic University of America'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 Catholic University of America 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 Catholic University Bachelor's Degrees

Catholic University ranks higher than 84% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 95% $27,000 $61,516 95%
Architecture 56% $26,421 $47,595 56%
Biomedical/Medical Engineering 77% $24,808 $64,493 77%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 96% $25,000 $58,221 96%
Civil Engineering 89% $22,250 $67,846 89%
Communication and Media Studies 98% $23,250 $46,869 98%
Economics 95% $26,000 $67,660 95%
Finance and Financial Management Services 62% $26,000 $53,537 62%
International Business 44% Not Reported $44,971 44%
Marketing 98% $27,000 $55,770 98%
Mechanical Engineering 38% $25,100 $63,749 38%
Music 61% $27,000 $29,685 61%
Philosophy 95% $15,500 $44,384 95%
Political Science and Government 91% $26,710 $44,508 91%
Psychology, General 90% $27,000 $36,131 90%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 71% $27,000 $71,473 71%
Religion/Religious Studies 89% $27,000 $37,568 89%
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 99% Not Reported $50,439 99%
Sociology 68% Not Reported $35,060 68%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 92% Not Reported $42,682 92%

Salary Scores for Catholic University Master's Degrees

Catholic University ranks higher than 56% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business/Commerce, General 31% Not Reported $63,997 31%
Economics 36% Not Reported $58,673 36%
Human Resources Management and Services 69% Not Reported $71,015 69%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 50% $61,500 $100,343 50%
Theological and Ministerial Studies 32% Not Reported $39,927 32%
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other 99% Not Reported $65,332 99%

Salary Scores for Catholic University Doctoral Degrees

Catholic University ranks higher than 44% of colleges for doctorates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Architecture 96% $41,000 $58,479 96%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 29% $36,838 $84,653 29%
English Language and Literature, General 41% Not Reported $50,856 41%
Law 52% $145,649 $70,386 52%
Library Science and Administration 76% $41,000 $57,318 76%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 79% Not Reported $135,393 79%
Social Work 10% $68,333 $55,117 10%
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other 24% $58,108 $53,810 24%

Catholic University of America Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Nicholas Yager 7/11/2019

The Catholic University of America offers a unique 5-year dual degree program of the Bachelor of Science in Architecture (B.S. Arch.) and the Bachelor of Civil Engineering (B.C.E.). Opportunity to study abroad within both programs. Graduates of this program will gain a holistic understanding between the interrelation of architecture and engineering. This dual degree opens doors for greater career, employment and productivity potential. Several classes meet locally to study the local development of Washington,... Read More

Gilbert Saenz 6/26/2019

Wonderful experience. Enrolled in 2010 and completed dissertation in 2017. Located in Washington, DC and home to the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception. The professors are leaders in Catholic education and their research at the forefront of Catholic education.