Salary and Debt by Major at Eckerd College
We calculated a salary score for each of Eckerd 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 Eckerd 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 Eckerd College Bachelor's Degrees
|Field of Study||Employment Rate||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|Business Administration, Management and Operations||Not Reported||$53,360|
|Communication and Media Studies||Not Reported||$29,650|
|Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology||$26,370||$22,850|
|International Relations and National Security Studies||Not Reported||$18,770|
|Natural Resources Conservation and Research||$26,580||$20,370|
|Political Science and Government||Not Reported||$25,190|
|Research and Experimental Psychology||$25,000||$30,230|
Most Recent Reviews
Eckerd College is an exceptionally unique school that delivers a strong liberal arts education. The classes are small, and professors truly want to teach. They like students, and they want them to succeed. Eckerd College is well-known for its programs in Marine Science and Environmental Studies, though they offer degrees in a wide variety of subjects. Students can even create the degree and college experience that they want - if they have the motivation to do so. Eckerd College truly transformed my life. I... Read More
Eckerds campus is right on the Gulf of Mexico. It is a beautiful place to walk, bike, and boat - and you will always find friendly faces. It is small in numbers compared to other colleges, but it never felt too small for me. I met new people every semester, and the campus is expansive with lots of green spaces and ponds. An excellent day started with fresh squeezed orange juice in the cafeteria, proceeded with engaging classes and time in the gym or outdoors, included places conducive to study, and ended with a strong sense of friendship, belonging, and purpose.
Eckerd College was indeed a college that changes lives. I am a more compassionate, intelligent, and well-rounded individual from having attended this college. From the very start this colleges education program is so well thought out. They do an Autumn term to help freshman get used to the college experience before overwhelming them with upper classmates. We are encouraged to become active members in our local communities and they require a reflective service learning course. They provide numerous guests speakers... Read More