Roger Williams University Rankings by Salary Score

Roger Williams University's Top Rankings

Roger Williams University is ranked on 4 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Roger Williams University

We calculated a salary score for each of Roger Williams 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 Roger Williams University 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 RWU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 89 100% $27,000 $58,330 89
Architecture 44 100% $23,250 $45,310 44
Biology, General 82 100% $25,410 $33,990 82
Business Administration, Management and Operations 87 97% $27,000 $52,730 87
Civil Engineering 59 100% $27,000 $62,510 59
Communication and Media Studies 96 93% $26,900 $44,600 96
Construction Management 90 100% $27,000 $73,820 90
Criminal Justice and Corrections 80 99% $26,000 $41,310 80
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology 43 97% $27,000 $27,050 43
Finance and Financial Management Services 69 98% $26,700 $55,630 69
Graphic Communications 82 100% $27,000 $40,460 82
History 43 100% Not Reported $29,690 43
International Relations and National Security Studies 70 100% Not Reported $41,190 70
Journalism 65 100% Not Reported $34,700 65
Legal Professions and Studies, Other 71 92% $27,000 $38,290 71
Legal Support Services 88 96% Not Reported $42,680 88
Marketing 63 99% $27,000 $44,640 63
Mechanical Engineering 37 97% $27,000 $63,670 37
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 55 95% Not Reported $33,990 55
Political Science and Government 48 100% $27,000 $35,060 48
Psychology, General 88 100% $27,000 $35,550 88
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 79 92% Not Reported $35,420 79
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 14 98% $27,000 $30,770 14
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 79 100% Not Reported $41,090 79

Salary Scores for RWU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Architecture 42 94% $41,000 $53,220 42
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 8 92% Not Reported $33,990 8
Criminal Justice and Corrections 71 100% Not Reported $57,320 71

Salary Scores for RWU Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Law 27 95% $123,380 $49,550 27

Most Recent Reviews

Nicole Speranzo 6/6/2019

I enjoyed my time at Roger Williams University immensely. I made incredible connections with faculty, professors, Deans, Administrators, and students that I will cherish for the rest of my life. The campus was all around beautiful, right by the water, which made it easy to go to class each and every day. Professors were always available for consultation both through email and in person before and after class. Each professor had the desire to get to know students individually, and cared for their success. This... Read More

Tara 6/27/2017

I attended Roger Williams University in the graphic design program back in 2014. There were definitely both pros and cons to this university and program. I thoroughly enjoyed many of the projects we were assigned, and I feel that the program really helped me to hone my design esthetic. However, the career center was completely useless for students in graphic design, pr, communications, etc. If I solely utilized their help when trying to find my for-credit internship, I would not have graduated. This was brought... Read More