Colby College Rankings by Salary Score

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Colby College's Top Ranking

Colby College is ranked on 1 list of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Colby College

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

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Anthropology 73 100% 100% Not Reported $29,690 73
Biology, General 67 87% 87% $16,750 $31,310 67
Economics 83 95% 95% $21,500 $59,690 83
History 74 100% 100% Not Reported $35,060 74
International/Global Studies 89 96% 96% Not Reported $45,700 89
Political Science and Government 94 97% 97% $19,120 $45,860 94
Psychology, General 100 100% 100% Not Reported $52,110 100
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 91 94% 94% Not Reported $42,680 91

Most Recent Reviews

Amelia Diplock 3/19/2019

The 4 years I spent at Colby College were the best of my life. I met some of the most amazing people through my classes, extracurricular activities, and through the athletics department. There is ample opportunity for everyone to find something to get involved in outside of the classroom. You will be taught by caring and knowledgeable professors, and what you learn in the classroom will aid you in navigating and being successful in the real world. Your future self will thank you for getting a degree from Colby.... Read More

Amelia Diplock 3/19/2019

The 4 years I spent at Colby College were the best of my life. I met some of the most amazing people through my classes, extracurricular activities, and through the athletics department. There is ample opportunity for everyone to find something to get involved in outside of the classroom. You will be taught by caring and knowledgeable professors, and what you learn in the classroom will aid you in navigating and being successful in the real world. Your future self will thank you for getting a degree from Colby.... Read More