Dickinson College's Top Rankings
Dickinson College is ranked on 2 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.
Salary and Debt by Major at Dickinson College
We calculated a salary score for each of Dickinson 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 Dickinson 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 Dickinson Bachelor's Degrees
|Field of Study||Employment Rate||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|English Language and Literature, General||$19,000||$39,740|
|Fine and Studio Arts||Not Reported||$41,570|
|International Relations and National Security Studies||$19,000||$49,060|
|Neurobiology and Neurosciences||$19,000||$28,210|
|Political Science and Government||$19,000||$43,240|
|Public Policy Analysis||Not Reported||$48,850|
|Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||$19,000||$39,370|
Most Recent Reviews
From an educational standpoint, Dickinson is a good school that offers diverse courses and has a supporting faculty that is engaged and passionate. The issue is the student life and the administration. As a Dickinson graduate, I noticed the administration was more concerned with filling their pockets (mind you the cost of attending is already $60k+). Many attempts to coerce additional funds came from banning off-campus housing (ensured each of the 2,500 students payed the full $13,000 room/board) as well as... Read More
Dickinson College is an excellent liberal arts school! It has many academic resources and the faculty are not only exceptional instructors in the classroom but investigate diverse and fanscinating research topics. My biggest complaint about Dickinson is adjunct professors. It does not happen often but when a professor goes on sabbatical the college will hire temporary adjunct professors. The adjuncts do not always understand the culture and philosophy of the institution and they are not always the most informed... Read More