Palomar College Rankings by Salary Score

Palomar College's Top Rankings

Palomar College is ranked on 2 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Palomar College

We calculated a salary score for each of Palomar 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 Palomar 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.

Palomar College Associate Degree Salary Score

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 68 85% Not Reported $33,990 68
Fire Protection 41 100% Not Reported $42,680 41
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 100 92% Not Reported $63,010 100
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 92 98% Not Reported $70,680 92
Social Sciences, General 81 87% Not Reported $28,240 81

Most Recent Reviews

Palomar bad RN program 7/26/2019

Unprofessional staff push students out of the program they worked so hard to get into for years. so they can get more students and more money. I was abused by my instructor daily even though I got good grades and passed the tests with As. she said she was failing me in my clinicals and refused to help me pass even though I was Putting in A work. I was told by another student that what my instructor was doing to me was abuse and that I should document it and sue the college. I wasted so much time and money... Read More

Amy 5/3/2019

They dont care about your education. Their policies make no sense. Counselors dont Know what theyre doing. Overall the experience has not been the best. All they care about is their agenda and making money. In fact some of the staff members are rude.