Salary and Debt by Major at Ringling College of Art and Design
We calculated a salary score for each of Ringling College of Art and Design'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 Ringling College of Art and Design 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 Ringling Bachelor's Degrees
|Field of Study||Employment Rate||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|Design and Applied Arts||$27,000||$28,380|
|Film/Video and Photographic Arts||$27,000||$22,920|
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RCAD is a great school if you have the cash to afford it's $45k/year price tag, or if you are so skilled that you are guaranteed to land a well-paying job after graduation. It really can't be overstated how important it is to be cognizant of how so much student loan debt will affect you once school, and deferment, is over. With that said, Ringling has some stellar programs. It has some not-so-stellar ones as well, so do your research. Always compare departments, not colleges. The big star is Computer Animation,... Read More