North Carolina Central University Rankings Based on Salary

  • North Carolina Central University ranks better than only 24% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • North Carolina Central University ranks better than only 6% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Salary and Debt by Major at North Carolina Central University

We calculated a salary score for each of North Carolina Central 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 North Carolina Central 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 Bachelor's Degrees

North Carolina Central University ranks higher than 24% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 12% $31,000 $39,009 12%
Biology, General 51% $29,022 $29,092 51%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 12% $31,000 $32,658 12%
Communication and Media Studies 6% $31,000 $23,768 6%
Criminal Justice and Corrections 39% $30,000 $33,708 39%
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 34% $34,175 $27,984 34%
Fine and Studio Arts 2% $31,000 $15,552 2%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 26% $33,000 $27,048 26%
History 15% $31,000 $24,035 15%
Hospitality Administration/Management 46% $33,874 $36,848 46%
Music 12% $31,250 $19,455 12%
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management 1% $34,460 $22,602 1%
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration 44% $31,000 $39,585 44%
Political Science and Government 21% $30,886 $29,685 21%
Psychology, General 36% $31,000 $28,236 36%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 47% $31,000 $64,706 47%
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 39% Not Reported $30,771 39%
Social Sciences, General 21% $35,843 $28,960 21%
Social Work 8% $31,250 $26,037 8%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 67% $31,398 $38,072 67%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 4% $35,737 $27,181 4%

Salary Scores for North Carolina Central University Master's Degrees

North Carolina Central University ranks higher than 28% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Biology, General 48% Not Reported $44,356 48%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 22% $60,065 $53,775 22%
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 33% $54,418 $53,045 33%
Criminal Justice and Corrections 14% $63,550 $34,526 14%
Educational Administration and Supervision 53% $49,019 $57,619 53%
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 24% $62,614 $39,214 24%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 32% Not Reported $39,369 32%
Information Science/Studies 25% $60,765 $64,791 25%
Library Science and Administration 17% $49,394 $39,009 17%
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 40% $86,489 $41,007 40%
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management 32% $61,500 $38,829 32%
Psychology, General 16% Not Reported $35,060 16%
Public Administration 19% $71,768 $44,542 19%
Social Work 30% $41,000 $42,841 30%
Special Education and Teaching 27% $61,000 $45,500 27%
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 44% $86,489 $43,798 44%

Salary Scores for North Carolina Central University Doctoral Degrees

North Carolina Central University ranks higher than 23% of colleges for doctorates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Law 23% $98,248 $45,986 23%

North Carolina Central University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Julia Price 6/29/2019

NC Central's music program is a mainly centered in jazz. There isn't an overwhelming amount of faculty so this is a positive thing when being able to know new material. The ratio it has is with jazz, vocal jazz and big band. I believe any young musician trying to study there should prepare for the traditions of the school and also think about how much they know and want to know because all individuals that I met and the friendships and the degree that I came out with, provided me direction on improvisation... Read More

SB 3/30/2018

North Carolina Central University is a great institution. Being a student here has truly shaped me into the person that I am today, The BRITE program (at least when I was attending) is one of the smaller programs within the school, which made my experience amazing. Because of the smaller cohort, it was possible to get more one-on-one time with faculty members. Additionally, the program has their own in house tutoring and career services for students to utilize. If you ever feel that you are not receiving something... Read More