Salary and Debt by Major at Harvey Mudd College
We calculated a Salary Score for each of Harvey Mudd 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 Harvey Mudd 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 Score ™ for Mudd Bachelor's Degrees
|Field of Study||Employment Rate||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|Mathematics and Computer Science||Not Reported||$136,280|
Most Recent Reviews
The quality of education is very high - the professors know their subjects, and the student to faculty ratio is rather low, meaning professors are available and willing to help. Mudd graduates are in high demand since the universities and businesses that actually know about the school know that it produces very well-prepared graduates. The educational standards are very high, but they're fair; you will work very hard just to get a B, but you'll feel you've earned it since not that much of the class is getting... Read More
The three phrases I would use to describe Harvey Mudd are "very challenging", "rewarding", and "community". Even coming from a top private high school, the workload at Mudd was significantly heavier, the breadth of required subjects was much greater, and the projects I worked on were much harder and complicated than anything I had experienced. I don't count that as a negative, though. I was pushed beyond what I would have thought myself capable of, and I graduated knowing so many things I had never imagined... Read More