Colgate University Rankings Based on Salary

  • Colgate University ranks better than 94% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Colgate University ranks better than 89% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Colgate University's Top Rankings

Salary and Debt by Major at Colgate University

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

Colgate ranks higher than 94% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Area Studies 95% Not Reported $47,394 95%
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology 18% $16,125 $26,933 18%
Biology, General 38% $16,125 $27,295 38%
Computer Science 40% Not Reported $63,005 40%
Economics 98% $17,000 $73,007 98%
Education, General 94% Not Reported $45,696 94%
English Language and Literature, General 98% $17,002 $41,342 98%
Fine and Studio Arts 99% Not Reported $44,384 99%
History 99% Not Reported $47,260 99%
International Relations and National Security Studies 95% $16,848 $50,621 95%
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 95% $17,474 $44,384 95%
Neurobiology and Neurosciences 50% $17,000 $29,685 50%
Philosophy 78% Not Reported $36,674 78%
Political Science and Government 98% $17,125 $50,231 98%
Psychology, General 99% $15,000 $51,482 99%
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 84% Not Reported $39,927 84%
Sociology 98% $15,900 $44,356 98%

Colgate University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

James Carroll 2/11/2019

The Colgate Peace and Conflict Studies program is exceptional. Class sizes are small, professors are willing to support students, and the atmosphere is charged with passion, intellect, and drive. Students are required not only to master the theories that inform modern understanding of armed conflict and its cessation, but also to apply those theoretical concepts to case studies in order to demonstrate a strong working knowledge of the underlying issues.

Amanda DiDomizio 8/22/2018

I truly appreciated my time at Colgate University. The small class sizes allowed me to build great relationships with my professors and participate in active research studies. The campus is gorgeous, and the town the campus is situated in is very focused around Colgate which I appreciated. Facilities were always well-maintained. I was a student-athlete at Colgate and I loved how sports were incorporated into campus life. I felt challenged at Colgate, but it made me a much better critical thinker, which I believe... Read More