Louisiana Tech University Rankings by Salary Score

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Louisiana Tech University is ranked on 2 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Louisiana Tech University

We calculated a salary score for each of Louisiana Tech 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 Louisiana Tech 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 Tech Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 43 100% 100% $18,500 $56,870 43

Salary Scores for Tech Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 33 95% 95% $19,000 $44,970 33
Agricultural Business and Management 11 100% 100% Not Reported $35,060 11
Air Transportation 74 97% 97% $21,380 $52,110 74
Animal Sciences 2 93% 93% $21,170 $21,050 2
Biology, General 7 88% 88% $20,770 $21,050 7
Business Administration, Management and Operations 38 100% 100% $21,500 $40,140 38
Chemical Engineering 77 100% 100% $18,000 $72,770 77
Civil Engineering 3 100% 100% $24,680 $50,860 3
Computer Science 24 96% 96% $20,630 $53,980 24
Construction Engineering Technologies 4 100% 100% $21,500 $49,630 4
Design and Applied Arts 19 93% 93% Not Reported $28,240 19
Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians 80 92% 92% Not Reported $69,340 80
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 53 97% 97% $25,340 $71,260 53
Engineering, Other 20 100% 100% Not Reported $51,270 20
Finance and Financial Management Services 8 100% 100% $22,430 $36,670 8
Geography and Cartography 94 92% 92% Not Reported $46,670 94
Health and Medical Administrative Services 57 100% 100% $29,700 $42,680 57
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 21 100% 100% $23,390 $26,350 21
History 25 100% 100% Not Reported $26,350 25
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services 20 93% 93% $19,680 $25,970 20
Industrial Engineering 6 94% 94% Not Reported $55,960 6
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 49 94% 94% $22,500 $32,660 49
Management Information Systems and Services 14 100% 100% $26,220 $42,680 14
Marketing 3 98% 98% $24,470 $30,000 3
Mechanical Engineering 62 100% 100% $22,870 $67,470 62
Political Science and Government 21 100% 100% $20,500 $29,690 21
Psychology, General 5 88% 88% $19,020 $21,960 5
Sociology 41 90% 90% Not Reported $31,310 41
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 72 99% 99% $19,500 $38,680 72

Salary Scores for Tech Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Architecture 17 100% 100% Not Reported $49,210 17
Business Administration, Management and Operations 32 100% 100% $18,010 $60,840 32
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 42 94% 94% Not Reported $44,940 42
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 25 100% 100% $37,360 $51,480 25
Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services 76 94% 94% Not Reported $52,520 76
Educational Administration and Supervision 25 96% 96% $23,970 $47,260 25
Engineering-Related Fields 29 100% 100% Not Reported $79,470 29
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 28 97% 97% $38,390 $40,730 28
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 24 100% 100% $25,400 $41,790 24

Most Recent Reviews

Bitter senior 10/1/2020

Going to this school has left me extremely bitter and angry. I feel like I have been scammed out of an absurdly high cost "education." There are some truly great professors at this school like Dr. Clay, but there are also some absolutely miserable professors like Dr. Hill, that are completely apathetic to anything that may happen to you. I had a lab TA send me a multipara graph rant that was extremely rude and insulting just for asking about my grade. When I went to the Dean about the email, the whole issue... Read More

Lindsey Renee 12/28/2019

Going to Louisiana Tech University was a great decision. Twelve years after attending there I can definitely tell you it is one of the most innovative places to be. I had no idea of the amazing value I would receive by being a student there. I saw technology while I was a student there, that it took an entire decade to see in mainstream America. I suppose that's the benefit of going to one of the top research schools in Louisiana. However, I didn't attend there because of that. My Dad went to LA Tech and its... Read More