Ohio University-Main Campus Rankings Based on Salary

  • Ohio University-Main Campus ranks better than only 48% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Ohio University-Main Campus ranks better than 63% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Salary and Debt by Major at Ohio University-Main Campus

We calculated a salary score for each of Ohio University-Main Campus'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 Ohio University-Main Campus 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 OU Associate Degrees

OU ranks higher than 24% of colleges for associate degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians 15% Not Reported $18,771 15%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 46% $13,300 $30,047 46%
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services 32% $11,500 $19,749 32%
Management Information Systems and Services 20% Not Reported $32,382 20%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 17% $14,250 $49,996 17%

Salary Scores for OU Bachelor's Degrees

OU ranks higher than 48% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 81% $26,000 $55,551 81%
Air Transportation 74% $24,100 $52,107 74%
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 25% $25,500 $38,289 25%
Anthropology 2% $27,000 $16,580 2%
Apparel and Textiles 68% $26,000 $38,906 68%
Area Studies 30% Not Reported $29,685 30%
Botany/Plant Biology 9% Not Reported $20,140 9%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 50% $19,595 $42,894 50%
Business/Managerial Economics 47% Not Reported $47,260 47%
Chemical Engineering 17% $24,034 $59,124 17%
Chemistry 63% $22,149 $40,737 63%
Civil Engineering 44% $24,796 $60,399 44%
Communication and Media Studies 79% $20,500 $38,543 79%
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 57% $24,200 $26,933 57%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 25% $20,000 $46,589 25%
Computer Science 36% $25,918 $60,878 36%
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 32% $25,000 $49,644 32%
Criminology 60% $17,500 $36,185 60%
Dance 34% Not Reported $20,824 34%
Design and Applied Arts 56% $27,000 $36,312 56%
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 22% $23,000 $19,891 22%
Economics 3% Not Reported $26,739 3%
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 39% $26,000 $68,219 39%
English Language and Literature, General 26% Not Reported $25,856 26%
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 38% $20,500 $28,960 38%
Finance and Financial Management Services 72% $24,250 $56,320 72%
Fine and Studio Arts 26% $26,000 $22,917 26%
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services 59% $25,000 $33,565 59%
Geography and Cartography 21% $26,000 $31,133 21%
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences 14% $22,423 $30,409 14%
Health and Medical Administrative Services 34% $24,182 $37,208 34%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 89% $23,000 $36,149 89%
History 15% $23,250 $24,035 15%
Housing and Human Environments 15% Not Reported $33,993 15%
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services 52% $26,000 $30,047 52%
Human Resources Management and Services 83% Not Reported $53,358 83%
Industrial Engineering 25% $27,000 $62,579 25%
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 77% $25,000 $63,666 77%
Journalism 81% $24,691 $37,568 81%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 57% $24,000 $34,078 57%
Management Information Systems and Services 69% $25,000 $60,070 69%
Marketing 86% $24,555 $49,730 86%
Mathematics 55% Not Reported $47,260 55%
Mechanical Engineering 70% $25,000 $68,778 70%
Music 83% $27,000 $34,420 83%
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 99% Not Reported $46,478 99%
Physiology, Pathology and Related Sciences 88% $24,250 $33,459 88%
Political Science and Government 69% $22,500 $38,829 69%
Psychology, General 41% $23,906 $28,840 41%
Public Health 96% $24,166 $46,087 96%
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication 46% $24,460 $30,629 46%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 39% $15,775 $62,449 39%
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 29% $26,000 $25,194 29%
Social Work 41% $25,000 $31,205 41%
Sociology 57% $24,250 $33,518 57%
Special Education and Teaching 50% $23,250 $38,289 50%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 8% $23,000 $29,219 8%
Zoology/Animal Biology 61% $23,500 $26,063 61%

Salary Scores for OU Master's Degrees

OU ranks higher than 63% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 2% $51,250 $45,852 2%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 80% $41,000 $89,083 80%
Civil Engineering 86% Not Reported $79,473 86%
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 15% $41,000 $49,058 15%
Curriculum and Instruction 25% $21,833 $44,170 25%
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 63% Not Reported $36,848 63%
Economics 79% Not Reported $76,460 79%
Educational Administration and Supervision 33% $37,812 $50,439 33%
Engineering, General 68% $23,362 $94,940 68%
English Language and Literature, General 64% $26,000 $42,682 64%
Fine and Studio Arts 8% Not Reported $18,771 8%
Geography and Cartography 16% Not Reported $47,327 16%
Health and Medical Administrative Services 81% $40,437 $91,604 81%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 91% $37,000 $50,995 91%
International Relations and National Security Studies 14% Not Reported $42,682 14%
Music 35% Not Reported $27,476 35%
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 5% $19,896 $34,526 5%
Political Science and Government 12% Not Reported $30,409 12%
Public Administration 34% $21,435 $49,625 34%
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 17% Not Reported $42,682 17%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 41% $40,084 $95,623 41%
Social Sciences, General 65% Not Reported $50,270 65%
Social Work 33% $20,500 $43,319 33%
Sociology 55% Not Reported $38,289 55%
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 29% $31,582 $40,855 29%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 7% $20,500 $36,211 7%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 15% Not Reported $40,635 15%

Salary Scores for OU Doctoral Degrees

OU ranks higher than 37% of colleges for doctorates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 93% Not Reported $81,111 93%
Educational Administration and Supervision 46% Not Reported $81,111 46%
Medicine 30% $221,432 $55,637 30%
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 42% $58,840 $69,524 42%

Ohio University-Main Campus Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Joseph 7/14/2020

My time at Ohio University has been great. It really feels to have gone by quicker than it should. There is always something to do and a lot to get involved in (over 550 student organizations). The professors, TA's, and advisors/staff of the College of Arts and Sciences, and everyone across the University is rooting for your success. The school does the best they can and when students bring something constructive to the table, it's typical they will do their best at accommodating. I would recommend this school... Read More

Hannah Tegel 5/29/2019

Ohio University prepared me to become the successful graduate student I am today. They have countless outreach programs for students needing assistance with career development, tutoring, or mental health resources. Getting involved in extracurricular activities is a great way to meet new people with common interests. The professors are extremely knowledgeable and are always available outside of class during office hours. While applying to graduate programs for speech-language pathology, I felt comfortable... Read More