Ferrum College's Top Ranking
Ferrum College is ranked on 1 list of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.
Salary and Debt by Major at Ferrum College
We calculated a salary score for each of Ferrum 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 Ferrum 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 Ferrum Bachelor's Degrees
|Field of Study||Employment Rate||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|Agriculture, General||Not Reported||$35,590|
|Business Administration, Management and Operations||Not Reported||$33,990|
|Criminal Justice and Corrections||$30,750||$31,370|
|Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General||$27,000||$31,130|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||$27,000||$41,940|
|Natural Resources Conservation and Research||$23,250||$33,640|
|Psychology, General||Not Reported||$25,190|
|Social Work||Not Reported||$29,690|
|Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas||$32,000||$31,850|
Most Recent Reviews
Ferrum provided me with the opportunity to grow and thrive in college. During my four years at Ferrum I grew as a person, student, leader, and friend. I wouldn't trade my time at Ferrum for anything, I will forever be thankful for the educators who took time to know me individually and contributed to my successes both at Ferrum and in life.
Completing my bachelor's degree at Ferrum College was the best decision I could have made when looking for a school. The three and a half years I attended Ferrum were the most fulfilling and exciting years of my life thus far. I chose Ferrum because of the home-like feeling the campus gave me. Professors knew students by name, class sizes were no larger than 28 students, and there were always things to do on campus to have you involved with the school community. As a competitive athlete on the softball team... Read More