Salary and Debt by Major at Muhlenberg College
We calculated a salary score for each of Muhlenberg 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 Muhlenberg 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 Muhlenberg College Bachelor's Degrees
|Field of Study||Employment Rate||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|Accounting and Related Services||$26,700||$57,320|
|Business Administration, Management and Operations||$23,180||$47,060|
|Communication and Media Studies||$27,000||$31,310|
|Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft||$26,800||$22,600|
|Finance and Financial Management Services||$27,000||$50,660|
|Fine and Studio Arts||Not Reported||$28,020|
|Neurobiology and Neurosciences||$24,450||$18,320|
|Political Science and Government||$27,000||$29,690|
Most Recent Reviews
The program offers a strong sense of community and the freedom to fail. The program had shortcomings in regards to the diversity of its offerings but it was taking steps to correct this. It appears that strides are being made in this. Great facilities as well as supportive, knowledgable faculty. I would be happy to do it all over again.
Muhlenberg College is a small liberal arts school with focuses in pre-med and the arts. This drastically different combination harnessed passions from both sides to learn about topics one might have originally thought was not for them. I was a biochemistry major and fully expected to only stay in the science buildings and be with other pre-med students. And perhaps the theater and art majors thought the same, but by my second year, we had begun to merge and see the passions that they held. I became fully immersed... Read More