Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus Rankings by Salary Score

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Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus's Top Rankings

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus is ranked on 4 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan Campus

We calculated a salary score for each of Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan Campus'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 Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan Campus 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 FDU Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 4 75% 75% $12,000 $14,940 4

Salary Scores for FDU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 43 100% 100% $24,000 $47,260 43
Biology, General 24 88% 88% $25,000 $25,190 24
Business Administration, Management and Operations 49 97% 97% $25,000 $42,680 49
Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians 96 100% 100% Not Reported $69,340 96
Communication and Media Studies 30 98% 98% $25,000 $30,310 30
Computer and Information Sciences, General 18 93% 93% $26,680 $42,680 18
Criminal Justice and Corrections 39 95% 95% $26,000 $33,800 39
Criminology 72 100% 100% $26,000 $37,750 72
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 20 100% 100% $27,000 $19,460 20
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 26 100% 100% Not Reported $65,050 26
English Language and Literature, General 61 100% 100% $23,000 $31,130 61
Film/Video and Photographic Arts 91 85% 85% $25,000 $33,280 91
Finance and Financial Management Services 58 88% 88% $26,000 $52,730 58
History 7 100% 100% $25,000 $20,820 7
Hospitality Administration/Management 66 96% 96% $25,000 $40,100 66
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 67 96% 96% $23,000 $35,990 67
Marketing 52 95% 95% $25,000 $42,680 52
Mathematics 55 100% 100% $19,750 $47,260 55
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians 13 89% 89% Not Reported $47,260 13
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 39 97% 97% $25,000 $29,690 39
Political Science and Government 3 100% 100% Not Reported $22,190 3
Psychology, General 57 95% 95% $25,000 $30,770 57
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 88 99% 99% $26,000 $78,640 88
Visual and Performing Arts, General 58 100% 100% Not Reported $27,440 58

Salary Scores for FDU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 29 96% 96% $29,390 $57,680 29
Business Administration, Management and Operations 61 97% 97% $30,170 $76,730 61
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 58 99% 99% $45,130 $48,820 58
Criminal Justice and Corrections 19 100% 100% Not Reported $37,210 19
Educational Administration and Supervision 52 94% 94% Not Reported $57,320 52
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 48 100% 100% Not Reported $41,940 48
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration 22 100% 100% Not Reported $74,580 22
Public Administration 83 91% 91% $41,000 $65,240 83
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 77 100% 100% $30,750 $117,270 77
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 85 96% 96% $29,910 $47,260 85
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 77 99% 99% $20,500 $52,250 77

Salary Scores for FDU Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 99 100% 100% $69,290 $86,870 99
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration 2 93% 93% $185,780 $96,410 2

Most Recent Reviews

Jawon Carter 3/4/2018

Only go to Fairleigh Dickinson University for business, nursing, or engineering because those programs are very successful. However, for any liberal arts majors, run! The only way I would suggest you go to FDU for a liberal arts major is if you minor in the QUEST program to guarantee yourself a teaching job. The tuition is too high to get a degree that does not guarantee a job after graduation. Most people transferred out during my stay there because of finances. It is an extremely expensive school, but it... Read More

Sam Reynolds 8/23/2017

Solid campus atmosphere at FDU. Good networking opportunities due to the proximity of NYC. Sadly when I was in college taking classes online was not an option so I cannot comment on their online education programs. The cost is on the high side but the quality of education and reputation of the school measure up.