Luther College Rankings by Salary Score

Luther College's Top Ranking

Luther College is ranked on 1 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Luther College

We calculated a salary score for each of Luther College'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 Luther College 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 Luther Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 83 100% $27,000 $56,110 83
Anthropology 4 100% Not Reported $18,150 4
Biology, General 7 95% $27,000 $20,920 7
Business Administration, Management and Operations 42 97% $27,000 $41,090 42
Chemistry 46 100% Not Reported $37,570 46
Communication and Media Studies 57 100% $27,000 $34,700 57
Computer Science 50 100% $26,940 $67,660 50
Economics 21 100% Not Reported $39,930 21
English Language and Literature, General 40 100% $27,000 $28,060 40
Fine and Studio Arts 27 100% Not Reported $23,110 27
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 43 100% $27,000 $33,280 43
History 8 100% $26,880 $21,510 8
International/Global Studies 32 95% Not Reported $28,380 32
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 60 98% $27,000 $34,640 60
Mathematics 50 100% Not Reported $46,090 50
Music 93 96% $27,000 $37,860 93
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 8 100% $27,000 $23,340 8
Psychology, General 54 95% $27,000 $30,410 54
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 39 100% $27,000 $62,410 39
Religion/Religious Studies 27 100% Not Reported $21,510 27
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 12 94% $23,250 $24,420 12
Social Work 39 100% $27,000 $30,990 39
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 73 100% $27,000 $38,940 73

Most Recent Reviews

Akhenaten 2/27/2018

(WARNING: Long review coming through) Let me start this review off on a positive note: The campus is very easy to get around, and while it may be a bit of a pain walking in sub-zero degree temps, everything is relatively close by, and they gave me a lot of options as to where I wanted to live on campus (Freshmen have a choice of 3 different res-halls, one in front of the arts center, which was where I was at, another by the gym, and another, well, no idea as I don't have the campus map in front of me, but... Read More

William Sims 3/12/2017

Luther is a small private liberal arts school in the upper east side of Iowa. Although remote, the town of Decorah and the Luther campus create a special environment that is easy to enjoy. The faculty and staff make their students a priority and push us to be better than when we started. The multitude of on campus extracurricular activities set it apart from many other schools of similar size.