Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Rankings Based on Salary
- Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg ranks better than 66% of colleges, based on associate degree salaries.
- Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg ranks better than only 10% of colleges, based on debt for an associate degree.
Salary and Debt by Major at Harrisburg Area Community College
We calculated a salary score for each of Harrisburg Area Community 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 Harrisburg Area Community College to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is a weighted average of all of its program scores. Data is sourced from the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and was last updated in December 2020. It reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid.
Salary Scores for HACC Associate Degrees
HACC ranks higher than 66% of colleges for associate degrees, based on salary.
|Field of Study||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|Accounting and Related Services||$22,317||$36,104|
|Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services||Not Reported||$29,685|
|Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions||$24,275||$49,449|
|Business Administration, Management and Operations||$17,740||$34,942|
|Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions||$19,377||$48,041|
|Computer and Information Sciences, General||$22,129||$38,721|
|Computer Software and Media Applications||$25,376||$25,967|
|Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications||$12,000||$41,937|
|Criminal Justice and Corrections||$17,260||$33,726|
|Dental Support Services and Allied Professions||$24,348||$53,984|
|Electrical and Power Transmission Installers||Not Reported||$33,993|
|Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians||Not Reported||$46,087|
|General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations||$16,188||$28,236|
|Health and Medical Administrative Services||$21,855||$35,823|
|Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR)||Not Reported||$33,993|
|Hospitality Administration/Management||Not Reported||$24,421|
|Human Services, General||$37,000||$29,995|
|Legal Support Services||$18,021||$35,416|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||$17,500||$29,081|
|Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians||Not Reported||$42,682|
|Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering||Not Reported||$49,644|
|Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing||$26,093||$61,542|
|Social Sciences, General||$19,500||$28,753|
|Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods||$18,228||$22,329|
|Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies||Not Reported||$32,925|
Salary Scores for HACC Certificates
HACC ranks higher than 68% of colleges for certificates, based on salary.
|Field of Study||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions||$9,750||$23,340|
|Dental Support Services and Allied Professions||$11,000||$27,048|
|Legal Support Services||Not Reported||$39,832|
|Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants||$22,373||$43,351|
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Reviews
Most Recent Reviews
HACC's nursing program is awesome. It is a challenging program, but prepares you for real world nursing. After I graduated, they revamped the program to help make it more affordable and attainable for a working student. The professors are knowledgeable and take the time to get to know each student. Additionally, I spent some time doing adjunct work for HACC. They keep their alumni close and connected.
I attended Harrisburg Area Community College freshly out of college. I am a Computer Information Systems (CIS) major. I began taking mostly General Education requirements for my 1st and 2nd semester. I am now in my 3rd semester and currently taking classes that pertain to my major Computer Information Systems. Since the age of 14, I have always envisioned a career in the computer industry. I have a great passion working with computers and assisting others in computer related problems. I am currently taking... Read More