Duquesne University Rankings by Salary Score

Salary Scores
 50
Bachelor's
 32
Master's
 28
Doctoral
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Duquesne University's Top Ranking

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


Salary and Debt by Major at Duquesne University

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

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 71 100% 100% $27,000 $52,940 71
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology 84 100% 100% $27,000 $41,190 84
Biology, General 24 94% 94% $26,960 $25,190 24
Business Administration, Management and Operations 87 99% 99% $26,920 $52,710 87
Business/Commerce, General 96 92% 92% Not Reported $61,520 96
Computer and Information Sciences, General 55 97% 97% $26,950 $59,640 55
Computer Science 43 93% 93% $26,410 $64,490 43
Computer Software and Media Applications 69 100% 100% $26,970 $46,480 69
English Language and Literature, General 61 97% 97% $27,000 $31,130 61
Finance and Financial Management Services 54 98% 98% $26,330 $51,690 54
Health and Medical Administrative Services 78 100% 100% $27,000 $48,430 78
History 68 88% 88% $25,000 $33,990 68
International Business 79 100% 100% Not Reported $54,040 79
Journalism 35 97% 97% $26,500 $30,410 35
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods 24 97% 97% $27,000 $45,580 24
Marketing 35 98% 98% $26,280 $39,870 35
Mathematics 55 100% 100% $27,000 $47,260 55
Music 13 97% 97% $27,000 $19,750 13
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration 78 100% 100% Not Reported $46,670 78
Political Science and Government 16 91% 91% $25,000 $28,310 16
Psychology, General 61 97% 97% $25,000 $31,310 61
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 34 99% 99% $23,250 $35,770 34
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 34 100% 100% $19,000 $61,010 34
Sociology 93 100% 100% $23,930 $40,470 93
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 46 99% 99% $27,000 $35,420 46
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 67 100% 100% $27,000 $39,150 67

Salary Scores for Duquesne Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 23 100% 100% Not Reported $56,510 23
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 48 96% 96% $53,500 $93,920 48
Business Administration, Management and Operations 40 100% 100% $42,990 $65,240 40
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 31 100% 100% $49,250 $52,730 31
Computer and Information Sciences, General 31 100% 100% Not Reported $72,330 31
Educational Administration and Supervision 48 100% 100% Not Reported $55,960 48
History 9 100% 100% $41,000 $26,590 9
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 17 100% 100% $61,650 $35,590 17
Music 38 100% 100% Not Reported $28,600 38
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 34 100% 100% $33,050 $46,090 34
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 20 100% 100% $53,030 $81,430 20
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 53 100% 100% $33,100 $57,660 53
Security Science and Technology 32 96% 96% $20,500 $51,040 32
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 27 100% 100% $56,000 $40,640 27
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 9 88% 88% Not Reported $36,850 9
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 21 97% 97% Not Reported $42,680 21

Salary Scores for Duquesne Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 14 98% 98% $97,650 $55,290 14
Law 36 99% 99% $82,620 $57,320 36
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration 20 94% 94% $48,140 $106,850 20
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 45 100% 100% Not Reported $112,920 45
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 54 100% 100% $72,520 $71,130 54
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 38 100% 100% Not Reported $59,120 38

Most Recent Reviews

Calli 11/5/2019

Duquesne University of the Holy Spirit was the best institution for me to possible be able to attend for my undergraduate career. Residence Life made me feel like my concerns were met and my academic advisors and professors, along with tutoring services made me feel like I could achieve any goal that I set for myself. Professors were always willing to set up meeting to discuss papers who exams, and staff members were flexible and made sure that I knew they were there to help me.

Cassandra 6/29/2019

I enjoyed my time at Duquesne due to the quality of instruction provided, location of the campus, and opportunities provided to me. Duquesne allowed me to grow as a future educator and professors were always available and encouraging. The small class sizes were beneficial to me and my future career. You get the feel of being in the city but are also secluded while on campus. Since the campus is smaller, everything is close by and walks to class are not time-consuming. Duquesne prepared me for my career and... Read More