Illinois Wesleyan University Rankings Based on Salary

  • Illinois Wesleyan University ranks better than 67% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Illinois Wesleyan University ranks better than only 21% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Illinois Wesleyan University's Top Ranking

Salary and Debt by Major at Illinois Wesleyan University

We calculated a salary score for each of Illinois Wesleyan 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 Illinois Wesleyan 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 IWU Bachelor's Degrees

IWU ranks higher than 67% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 97% $27,000 $63,799 97%
Biology, General 55% $27,000 $29,685 55%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 70% $27,000 $47,650 70%
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 10% $27,000 $17,514 10%
Economics 89% Not Reported $63,005 89%
English Language and Literature, General 94% Not Reported $38,289 94%
Finance and Financial Management Services 83% $27,000 $60,128 83%
Fine and Studio Arts 88% Not Reported $32,382 88%
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 31% Not Reported $29,685 31%
Psychology, General 71% $27,000 $32,569 71%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 54% $26,000 $66,611 54%
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 33% Not Reported $29,685 33%
Sociology 37% Not Reported $30,771 37%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 37% Not Reported $34,348 37%

Illinois Wesleyan University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Chelsea 3/4/2019

Illinois Wesleyan offered an unforgettable experience that helped me grow into a socially aware, critical thinker. While my experience was amazing, it came at a hefty cost. Many IWU students are heavily involved in various activities and internships in the community. It has a great reputation for its pre-med, music, and theater programs.

Maddie H 1/27/2019

Illinois Wesleyan University was a great school to go to. The education you receive is truly life changing and the professors are always willing to help. With it being a smaller school, you are able to get the one on one attention that is so important when learning complicated material. Besides academics, the school environment and inclusion is great. I was in a sorority and loved how involved I could get. I also pursued music and was able to make close friends through this. Overall, this school provided me... Read More