Clarkson University Rankings by Salary Score

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Clarkson University's Top Rankings

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


Salary and Debt by Major at Clarkson University

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

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 74 100% 100% $25,580 $53,780 74
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering 63 97% 97% $27,000 $67,490 63
Applied Mathematics 12 92% 92% Not Reported $37,210 12
Biology, General 41 95% 95% $24,190 $27,820 41
Business Administration, Management and Operations 98 100% 100% $26,000 $61,890 98
Chemical Engineering 38 98% 98% $27,000 $64,490 38
Civil Engineering 49 99% 99% $27,000 $61,200 49
Communication and Media Studies 69 100% 100% Not Reported $36,670 69
Computer Engineering 44 100% 100% $27,000 $69,340 44
Computer Science 43 100% 100% $23,250 $64,490 43
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 39 100% 100% $25,000 $68,310 39
Engineering-Related Fields 61 98% 98% $25,500 $64,580 61
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations 54 100% 100% $25,130 $42,680 54
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 63 100% 100% $26,300 $57,320 63
Management Information Systems and Services 14 100% 100% Not Reported $42,680 14
Mechanical Engineering 68 99% 99% $27,000 $68,320 68
Psychology, General 86 100% 100% $27,000 $35,060 86
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication 66 100% 100% Not Reported $33,990 66

Salary Scores for Clarkson Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 81 100% 100% $152,210 $116,460 81
Business Administration, Management and Operations 46 99% 99% $42,730 $68,420 46
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 28 100% 100% Not Reported $85,210 28
Engineering-Related Fields 80 95% 95% $26,900 $107,760 80
Health and Medical Administrative Services 39 100% 100% $41,000 $63,010 39
Mechanical Engineering 29 100% 100% Not Reported $78,860 29
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 68 90% 90% Not Reported $50,440 68

Salary Scores for Clarkson Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 26 100% 100% $174,010 $66,940 26

Most Recent Reviews

Tony Collins 2/4/2020

Clarkson is a trip. Let’s begin. I am a transfer from a neighboring school. I originally came here for one purpose, to further my understanding of Biology and related fields. This was a big change for me since I had always been a relatively good writer. Going to the neighboring school allowed me to explore and maneuver through different fields of interest without losing sight of my undergrad requirements. So came my spring semester of my second year of school and I decided that I needed to move on to something... Read More

AMY GURSKE 1/8/2019

Clarkson University was the best undergraduate experience. The professors are willing to share their knowledge and experience within the classroom setting and were always willing to go above and beyond for students. The course work is intense, but fully prepares you for graduation and immersion into the workplace.