Clayton State University Rankings by Salary Score

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Clayton State University's Top Ranking

Clayton State University is ranked on 1 list of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Clayton State University

We calculated a salary score for each of Clayton 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 Clayton State 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 CSU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 7 96% 96% $25,000 $37,000 7
Biology, General 24 89% 89% $31,000 $25,190 24
Business Administration, Management and Operations 44 94% 94% $31,500 $41,570 44
Business/Commerce, General 28 92% 92% Not Reported $38,290 28
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 16 96% 96% $27,750 $25,860 16
Communication and Media Studies 23 96% 96% $30,630 $28,960 23
Computer and Information Sciences, General 20 98% 98% $33,880 $44,090 20
Computer Science 21 96% 96% $25,000 $52,110 21
Criminal Justice and Corrections 47 96% 96% $27,480 $35,060 47
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 37 93% 93% $27,920 $53,360 37
English Language and Literature, General 59 96% 96% $27,300 $30,770 59
Health and Medical Administrative Services 16 95% 95% $29,250 $31,890 16
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 21 86% 86% $36,000 $26,350 21
History 87 100% 100% $35,150 $38,290 87
Legal Support Services 79 93% 93% $37,520 $40,280 79
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 55 91% 91% $28,890 $33,830 55
Marketing 1 95% 95% $28,470 $26,350 1
Political Science and Government 13 93% 93% $26,000 $27,440 13
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 59 99% 99% $25,500 $68,130 59
Sociology 41 94% 94% $31,000 $31,310 41
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 94 100% 100% $31,500 $43,580 94

Salary Scores for CSU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 20 99% 99% $41,000 $52,110 20
Education, General 34 94% 94% Not Reported $46,670 34
Health and Medical Administrative Services 16 94% 94% $31,100 $44,650 16
Psychology, General 11 100% 100% Not Reported $32,930 11
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 19 100% 100% $41,000 $80,340 19

Salary Scores for CSU Certificates

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Legal Support Services 87 92% 92% Not Reported $47,260 87

Most Recent Reviews

Taniqua Watson 9/27/2019

Clayton State University is a affordable school choice that offers excellent academic programs. They have implemented some new graduate programs and bachelors degrees. The school is very diverse including age range and ethnicities. The student to professor ratio is average. There is also apartments and dorm style housing available.

Yanique Leonard 6/22/2019

Clayton State University was/is a great university. The professors and instructors in the history department were very hands-on and there for all the students. Throughout my academic career at Clayton State, I learned a great deal about the history field and was able to navigate the direction I wanted my future career to go. Networking in the history department is something that I enjoyed the most at Clayton State because this really has helped me out in my career thus far. The campus is mid-size with large... Read More