Houston Baptist University Rankings by Salary Score

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Houston Baptist University's Top Rankings

Houston Baptist University is ranked on 3 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.

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 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 HBU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 89 96% 96% Not Reported $58,480 89
Biology, General 24 100% 100% $26,000 $25,190 24
Business Administration, Management and Operations 19 91% 91% $26,000 $35,060 19
Finance and Financial Management Services 21 94% 94% Not Reported $42,680 21
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 12 97% 97% $21,750 $24,620 12
Marketing 6 94% 94% $26,000 $31,840 6
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 64 86% 86% $25,250 $33,990 64
Psychology, General 56 97% 97% $31,000 $30,650 56
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 66 99% 99% $22,250 $70,210 66
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 81 100% 100% Not Reported $41,570 81

Salary Scores for HBU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 51 99% 99% $41,000 $71,580 51
Curriculum and Instruction 46 96% 96% $40,860 $48,700 46
Educational Administration and Supervision 50 100% 100% $34,660 $56,540 50
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research 74 100% 100% Not Reported $56,230 74
Fine and Studio Arts 29 87% 87% Not Reported $26,350 29
Human Resources Management and Services 39 93% 93% $44,420 $58,820 39
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 37 93% 93% Not Reported $44,590 37
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 87 100% 100% Not Reported $52,460 87
Theological and Ministerial Studies 50 70% 70% $32,500 $45,700 50

Reviews by Program

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