CUNY Hunter College Rankings Based on Salary

  • CUNY Hunter College ranks better than 54% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • CUNY Hunter College ranks better than 98% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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CUNY Hunter College's Top Rankings

Salary and Debt by Major at CUNY Hunter College

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

CUNY Hunter ranks higher than 54% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 25% $11,479 $43,054 25%
Anthropology 85% Not Reported $31,852 85%
Biological and Physical Sciences 38% Not Reported $30,119 38%
Biology, General 6% Not Reported $20,596 6%
Chemistry 4% $11,000 $25,826 4%
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 85% Not Reported $33,993 85%
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions 60% Not Reported $58,673 60%
Communication and Media Studies 63% $12,500 $35,594 63%
Computer Science 30% $18,500 $57,860 30%
Dance 62% Not Reported $25,194 62%
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 32% Not Reported $21,234 32%
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 41% Not Reported $28,598 41%
Economics 23% $12,942 $40,527 23%
English Language and Literature, General 55% $13,207 $30,251 55%
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies 50% Not Reported $29,685 50%
Film/Video and Photographic Arts 44% $13,000 $25,774 44%
Fine and Studio Arts 31% $15,000 $23,649 31%
Geography and Cartography 9% Not Reported $27,439 9%
History 57% $18,091 $32,029 57%
Mathematics 48% Not Reported $45,500 48%
Music 69% Not Reported $31,133 69%
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 89% Not Reported $41,565 89%
Philosophy 47% Not Reported $29,685 47%
Political Science and Government 64% $12,000 $37,856 64%
Psychology, General 53% $11,500 $30,305 53%
Public Health 55% Not Reported $35,594 55%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 99% $16,000 $90,031 99%
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 48% Not Reported $32,569 48%
Sociology 74% $11,095 $36,081 74%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 34% Not Reported $33,993 34%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 99% Not Reported $49,644 99%
Urban Studies/Affairs 54% Not Reported $39,009 54%

Salary Scores for CUNY Hunter Master's Degrees

CUNY Hunter ranks higher than 94% 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% Not Reported $69,897 92%
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 80% Not Reported $61,516 80%
Educational Administration and Supervision 99% $15,750 $103,078 99%
Fine and Studio Arts 65% $48,253 $34,847 65%
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 61% $36,354 $44,923 61%
Public Health 81% Not Reported $66,153 81%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 83% $30,258 $122,273 83%
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 24% $42,156 $48,667 24%
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 38% Not Reported $33,993 38%
Social Work 94% $41,000 $54,467 94%
Special Education and Teaching 99% $25,250 $67,660 99%
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 97% $40,815 $57,657 97%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 97% $24,095 $60,654 97%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 98% $26,415 $68,065 98%
Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language 93% $25,615 $67,486 93%
Urban Studies/Affairs 76% $30,599 $60,025 76%

Salary Scores for CUNY Hunter Doctoral Degrees

CUNY Hunter ranks higher than 93% of colleges for doctorates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 93% $52,452 $78,971 93%

CUNY Hunter College Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Brian B 9/21/2019

The quality of education is top notch, and those of us who live in the city pay an obscenely low price. I did my Masters here and couldnt be happier with the education that I received. Professors were amazing and some are cutting edge leaders in their field. This school will not hold your hand, so its not recommended for people who cant self motivate. Their admin department can be challenged at times, so always best to deal with them early and long before any due dates. The school is well recognized and carries... Read More

Mariya Shtuchko 9/4/2019

Hunter is an incredible school. I believe that Hunter really prepared me for graduate school. The science classes in Hunter are very rigorous and intense teaching students how to think in many different ways. Students definitely have to work hard but it does pay off. High recommend Hunter as an undergraduate program especially if youre going into the medical field.