Henderson State University Rankings Based on Salary

  • Henderson State University ranks better than only 24% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Henderson State University ranks better than 67% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Salary and Debt by Major at Henderson State University

We calculated a salary score for each of Henderson State University'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 Henderson State University 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 HSU Bachelor's Degrees

HSU ranks higher than 24% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 20% Not Reported $41,937 20%
Air Transportation 9% Not Reported $33,281 9%
Business/Commerce, General 13% $18,082 $33,077 13%
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 1% Not Reported $12,468 1%
English Language and Literature, General 51% Not Reported $29,685 51%
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 19% $22,000 $25,774 19%
Fine and Studio Arts 14% Not Reported $20,596 14%
Journalism 9% Not Reported $25,194 9%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 29% $21,250 $28,753 29%
Music 82% $22,950 $33,993 82%
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management 27% $25,049 $29,685 27%
Psychology, General 42% $23,106 $28,960 42%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 28% $13,043 $59,253 28%
Social Work 4% $28,923 $24,267 4%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 32% $19,500 $33,637 32%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 48% $20,000 $36,560 48%

Salary Scores for HSU Master's Degrees

HSU ranks higher than 24% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business/Commerce, General 11% Not Reported $47,260 11%
Educational Administration and Supervision 30% Not Reported $49,631 30%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 14% $31,646 $35,213 14%
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 55% Not Reported $43,798 55%
Research and Experimental Psychology 29% Not Reported $38,289 29%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 20% Not Reported $40,737 20%

Henderson State University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Stephanie 5/22/2019

The people on campus are wonderful, and most professors truly care about student success--academic, professional, and personal. Due the relatively low teacher-student ratio, professors are usually able to take time to talk one-on-one with students, advising them in courses, degrees, minors, and just generally how to get through college. The campus is beautiful, and though the insides of the buildings and the classrooms could use some sprucing up, they're not bad. I would caution against this school, though,... Read More

Rachel Ferguson 8/7/2018

Henderson State was a great place to call home for the past four years. My college experience was everything I could ask for. At the start of my college career I started out in the wrong major, and then I fell behind because I was not content. With all honesty, I failed a class, and my GPA slipped. I believe that was the moment I realized something wasnt right. I can say I matured a lot when I transitioned into a sophomore. Once I got on the right track and found sports management, there has been an increase... Read More