Houston Baptist University Rankings Based on Salary

  • Houston Baptist University ranks better than only 49% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Houston Baptist University ranks better than only 40% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Salary and Debt by Major at Houston Baptist University

We calculated a salary score for each of Houston Baptist 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 Houston Baptist 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 HBU Bachelor's Degrees

HBU ranks higher than 49% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 89% Not Reported $58,479 89%
Biology, General 24% $26,000 $25,194 24%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 19% $26,000 $35,060 19%
Finance and Financial Management Services 21% Not Reported $42,682 21%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 12% $21,750 $24,615 12%
Marketing 6% $26,000 $31,839 6%
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 64% $25,250 $33,993 64%
Psychology, General 56% $31,000 $30,650 56%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 66% $22,250 $70,207 66%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 81% Not Reported $41,565 81%

Salary Scores for HBU Master's Degrees

HBU ranks higher than 49% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 51% $41,000 $71,575 51%
Curriculum and Instruction 46% $40,858 $48,703 46%
Educational Administration and Supervision 50% $34,661 $56,544 50%
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research 74% Not Reported $56,234 74%
Fine and Studio Arts 29% Not Reported $26,353 29%
Human Resources Management and Services 39% $44,416 $58,823 39%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 37% Not Reported $44,590 37%
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 87% Not Reported $52,464 87%
Theological and Ministerial Studies 50% $32,500 $45,696 50%

Houston Baptist University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Leigh Haynes 1/17/2020

Houston Baptist University is a wonderful, prestigious university that is respected by many who live in the Houston area. It is a quiet and peaceful environment. The campus is clean and neatly manicured. I used to like to walk around a body of water to enjoy the sounds of nature and peace. I believe I received a great education from Houston Baptist. I was challenged in my assignments and class discussions were eye-opening. I heard perspectives that I had not really known some good, some questionable, but I... Read More

Cazandra Campos-MacDonald 9/28/2019

My experience at Houston Baptist University was a good one because the teacher to student ratio was very low. It provided specialized instruction and gave me opportunities to perform outside of the university that many other institutions may not have had available. I graduated in 1990 and the music department was not very big, and this made for a very tight-knit community among the music department. I have seen how the music department has evolved and it has not been very favorable. The facilities have improved... Read More