Excelsior College Rankings by Salary Score

Salary Scores
 87
Associate
 97
Bachelor's
 46
Master's

Excelsior College's Top Rankings

Excelsior College is ranked on 5 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Excelsior College

We calculated a salary score for each of Excelsior 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 Excelsior 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 Excelsior Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 100 100% $6,050 $48,820 100
Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians 95 100% Not Reported $48,820 95
Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians 58 93% $5,650 $56,540 58
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 100 89% $6,490 $45,700 100
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 72 99% $10,500 $63,460 72

Salary Scores for Excelsior Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 98 96% $10,720 $62,010 98
Business/Commerce, General 54 91% $13,550 $45,080 54
Criminal Justice and Corrections 99 88% $13,710 $50,230 99
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 89 98% $16,470 $48,040 89
History 100 87% Not Reported $52,110 100
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 99 94% $8,330 $49,500 99
Psychology, General 100 96% $12,500 $42,680 100
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 88 96% $17,150 $78,340 88

Salary Scores for Excelsior Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 44 98% $25,390 $79,690 44
Business Administration, Management and Operations 60 96% $23,580 $76,460 60
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 30 95% $27,500 $55,510 30
Human Resources Management and Services 52 100% Not Reported $64,000 52
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 33 100% $33,010 $90,680 33

Most Recent Reviews

misanthropic789 12/17/2020

If you have a bunch of credits from multiple schools, Excelsior is your solution to turning them into a degree. Excelsior is one of the few schools with a minimal (1 course) residency requirement - what that means is that you transfer in courses from a bunch of places, fill in some gaps (courses, CLEP tests, whatever) and get your degree. The Bachelors of Science in Liberal Arts that I earned there was the key to the degrees I needed to earn for my work. I now have an MBA, an MA and a PhD.

Patricia Bonner 12/9/2020

I have been enrolled for 4 1/2 years and it was a great experience for me. It allowed go to remember how to PUSH THROUGH. I just completed CPNE virtually and successfully passed. I had a lot of family struggles and hardship during those 4 1/2 years which allowed me to pick up where I left off after dealing with family deaths (sister, motherNlaw, brother’s and Father). I paid my annual fee and tested whenever I could which was convenient. The advisors were supportive. I failed the CPNE in person when COVID... Read More