Indiana State University Rankings by Salary Score

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Indiana State University is ranked on 4 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Indiana State University

We calculated a salary score for each of Indiana 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 Indiana State 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 ISU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 50 96% 96% $24,660 $48,600 50
Air Transportation 28 99% 99% $22,750 $40,490 28
Biology, General 64 95% 95% $26,000 $30,930 64
Business Administration, Management and Operations 17 98% 98% $24,690 $34,420 17
Business/Commerce, General 44 97% 97% $23,390 $42,680 44
Chemistry 52 100% 100% $23,170 $38,720 52
Communication and Media Studies 33 99% 99% $25,000 $30,770 33
Computer and Information Sciences, General 13 96% 96% $25,010 $39,210 13
Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians 11 100% 100% Not Reported $42,680 11
Construction Management 38 92% 92% $26,000 $62,110 38
Criminology 52 98% 98% $23,010 $35,310 52
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 62 94% 94% Not Reported $24,620 62
Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians 93 100% 100% Not Reported $71,020 93
English Language and Literature, General 34 94% 94% $22,360 $27,180 34
Finance and Financial Management Services 28 100% 100% $22,480 $44,930 28
Fine and Studio Arts 57 100% 100% $25,530 $27,180 57
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 9 88% 88% $20,750 $30,770 9
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 46 100% 100% $23,200 $29,690 46
History 66 100% 100% Not Reported $33,570 66
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services 51 97% 97% $26,000 $29,960 51
Human Resources Management and Services 39 97% 97% $22,000 $43,990 39
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 54 100% 100% Not Reported $57,320 54
Insurance 41 89% 89% Not Reported $52,110 41
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 10 82% 82% $26,000 $23,580 10
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods 51 100% 100% $19,570 $54,190 51
Marketing 42 100% 100% $23,030 $41,010 42
Mathematics 20 100% 100% Not Reported $36,490 20
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians 57 100% 100% $21,750 $60,770 57
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 65 100% 100% $26,000 $35,770 65
Music 91 100% 100% $27,570 $37,210 91
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management 58 93% 93% $26,000 $33,220 58
Political Science and Government 21 94% 94% $23,510 $29,690 21
Psychology, General 40 97% 97% $23,000 $28,680 40
Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians 27 100% 100% Not Reported $56,420 27
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 24 98% 98% $22,630 $57,700 24
Social Work 59 95% 95% $26,710 $33,190 59
Special Education and Teaching 44 100% 100% $25,000 $37,570 44
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 58 97% 97% $23,700 $36,850 58
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 50 94% 94% $22,750 $36,780 50

Salary Scores for ISU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 63 100% 100% $67,500 $102,820 63
Business Administration, Management and Operations 47 97% 97% $26,740 $69,340 47
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 18 100% 100% Not Reported $38,290 18
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 59 100% 100% $38,780 $57,320 59
Criminology 54 88% 88% $31,890 $44,470 54
Educational Administration and Supervision 59 100% 100% $25,750 $59,580 59
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 24 97% 97% $26,950 $37,670 24
Human Resources Management and Services 6 100% 100% $29,760 $39,730 6
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 81 100% 100% $35,170 $49,630 81
Public Administration 56 100% 100% Not Reported $55,960 56
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 44 98% 98% $34,580 $96,940 44
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 80 100% 100% $69,060 $66,460 80
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 21 100% 100% $21,000 $39,100 21

Salary Scores for ISU Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 8 100% 100% $24,040 $47,260 8
Educational Administration and Supervision 83 100% 100% $16,000 $100,690 83

Most Recent Reviews

Allison 1/8/2020

My experience at my college university was the best decision I made for myself! Especially going away to college makes such a difference. You learn who you are without your parents or the comfortable environment you were in. Indiana State University became my home away from home. The professionals there were so helpful but at times you had to take the bad with the good with some individuals. Just like any other college. When I found out I wanted to major in Recreational Therapy I was welcomed right in with... Read More

Nicholas Odle 11/2/2019

I completed the piano performance degree at Indiana Statue University initially when I went to college. I attended based on scholarship from a piano audition. Music was a field that I excelled in naturally for music theory and skills. I was not interested in music history and found that coarse work for this degree became mostly studies of the history of music as I entered the end of my bachelors degree and prepared for graduate studies in Piano Performance as a major. I am glad that I completed the Bachelors... Read More