Central Connecticut State University Rankings Based on Salary

  • Central Connecticut State University ranks better than 61% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Central Connecticut State University ranks better than 56% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Salary and Debt by Major at Central Connecticut State University

We calculated a salary score for each of Central Connecticut 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 Central Connecticut 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 CCSU Bachelor's Degrees

CCSU ranks higher than 61% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 41% $21,175 $46,757 41%
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology 78% $24,000 $39,729 78%
Biology, General 81% $21,500 $33,687 81%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 66% $21,500 $46,519 66%
Civil Engineering 63% $25,000 $63,005 63%
Communication and Media Studies 59% $23,172 $34,963 59%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 77% $21,500 $70,009 77%
Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians 50% $25,000 $57,860 50%
Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management 64% $21,500 $59,124 64%
Construction Management 59% $23,262 $65,946 59%
Criminology 61% $21,250 $36,308 61%
Design and Applied Arts 51% $20,750 $35,416 51%
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 57% Not Reported $24,035 57%
Economics 32% $16,750 $43,426 32%
English Language and Literature, General 56% $25,000 $30,305 56%
Finance and Financial Management Services 33% $21,250 $46,321 33%
Fine and Studio Arts 11% $26,750 $19,749 11%
Geography and Cartography 83% $22,250 $42,682 83%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 76% $22,500 $33,565 76%
History 35% $23,250 $28,327 35%
Hospitality Administration/Management 23% $19,357 $32,925 23%
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 61% $27,000 $59,124 61%
Management Information Systems and Services 76% $20,144 $62,409 76%
Marketing 66% $21,746 $45,149 66%
Mathematics 64% $23,000 $50,105 64%
Mechanical Engineering 88% $27,000 $72,632 88%
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians 77% $31,000 $66,541 77%
Music 5% Not Reported $16,169 5%
Political Science and Government 33% $18,000 $32,284 33%
Psychology, General 71% $24,819 $32,490 71%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 67% $21,500 $70,270 67%
Social Work 77% $23,000 $35,416 77%
Sociology 13% $25,000 $26,458 13%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 80% $23,000 $40,017 80%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 85% $27,000 $42,495 85%

Salary Scores for CCSU Master's Degrees

CCSU ranks higher than 75% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 92% $26,750 $69,817 92%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 57% Not Reported $74,576 57%
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 53% $35,000 $47,595 53%
Education, General 45% Not Reported $49,136 45%
Educational Administration and Supervision 52% Not Reported $57,318 52%
Educational/Instructional Media Design 35% Not Reported $50,856 35%
Mathematics 50% Not Reported $56,415 50%
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 72% $64,728 $47,260 72%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 99% $35,313 $188,836 99%
Special Education and Teaching 58% $20,500 $51,722 58%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 64% $20,500 $52,684 64%

Salary Scores for CCSU Doctoral Degrees

CCSU ranks higher than 92% of colleges for doctorates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Educational Administration and Supervision 92% Not Reported $109,095 92%

Central Connecticut State University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Caroline Karabeinikoff 4/20/2019

Central Connecticut State University is a great college for incoming students to consider. I am finishing my Bachelor's Degree in Criminology in May and it has been a wonderful experience. You get to take courses in your major, minor (if applicable), and courses in subjects such as history, science, math, English, social/behavioral sciences, and a world language. Getting to take all of these courses is helpful, especially for incoming students who are not sure what they want to major in yet. The Criminology... Read More

Ryan Griffin 4/9/2018

I feel that the dean at CCSU need to be on the professors a lot more. There were many classes at CCSU that were very hard and challenging just because of who was teaching it. It was either the class is unbelievable hard and the professor is giving students tens on tests or the very same class the next semester the professor will hold open book and open note tests. It made me frustrated that there was no middle ground. If I did find myself in one of the easier classes it made then next semester even tougher... Read More