Roosevelt University Rankings by Salary Score

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


Salary and Debt by Major at Roosevelt University

We calculated a salary score for each of Roosevelt 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 Roosevelt 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 RU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 42 98% 98% $23,000 $46,970 42
Biology, General 52 100% 100% $25,000 $29,250 52
Business Administration, Management and Operations 87 96% 96% Not Reported $52,940 87
Business/Corporate Communications 31 98% 98% $20,500 $38,600 31
Computer Science 14 95% 95% $21,500 $47,260 14
Criminal Justice and Corrections 59 98% 98% $25,000 $37,210 59
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 31 95% 95% $27,000 $21,000 31
Education, General 13 100% 100% $31,000 $26,350 13
English Language and Literature, General 96 95% 95% $27,000 $39,740 96
Finance and Financial Management Services 45 98% 98% $24,310 $49,310 45
History 40 100% 100% Not Reported $29,140 40
Hospitality Administration/Management 59 96% 96% $18,750 $39,010 59
Human Resources Management and Services 42 97% 97% $20,490 $44,470 42
Legal Support Services 86 89% 89% $25,000 $41,940 86
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods 31 91% 91% $24,950 $48,200 31
Marketing 63 95% 95% $25,500 $44,640 63
Mathematics 50 88% 88% Not Reported $46,090 50
Music 31 97% 97% $23,250 $24,200 31
Political Science and Government 7 100% 100% $27,000 $25,190 7
Psychology, General 60 94% 94% $25,000 $31,130 60
Sociology 76 100% 100% $22,250 $36,490 76
Sustainability Studies 46 94% 94% Not Reported $35,600 46
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 31 100% 100% $25,000 $33,570 31

Salary Scores for RU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 44 100% 100% $39,690 $60,160 44
Biology, General 29 100% 100% $37,030 $29,690 29
Biotechnology 28 94% 94% Not Reported $57,320 28
Business Administration, Management and Operations 31 95% 95% $42,300 $60,280 31
Business/Corporate Communications 24 96% 96% $41,000 $53,980 24
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 33 95% 95% $61,500 $42,780 33
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 100 100% 100% Not Reported $69,340 100
Hospitality Administration/Management 40 92% 92% Not Reported $47,260 40
Human Resources Management and Services 47 97% 97% $45,490 $62,340 47
Mathematics 76 85% 85% Not Reported $66,050 76
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 55 97% 97% $61,500 $43,800 55
Music 34 98% 98% $41,000 $27,180 34
Public Administration 12 100% 100% Not Reported $41,190 12
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 62 95% 95% Not Reported $46,870 62
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 66 98% 98% $41,000 $49,920 66
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 94 100% 100% Not Reported $63,010 94

Salary Scores for RU Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration 3 96% 96% $199,580 $98,400 3

Most Recent Reviews

Dylan 8/24/2021

Beware: this school harps on social justice, but will take as much money as they can from you without a second thought. I attended RU from 2017-2020 and relied heavily on financial aid. They gave me a lot of aid which was excellent. However, due to the pandemic and the lack of cheaper tuition due to an all online format, I chose to defer my enrollment to an undetermined date. I notified the financial aid office over one month before the semester was to start. I received a reply stating that they accepted and... Read More

Ismael Landeros 12/17/2019

The faculty and advisors were very professional and knowledgeable in their respective fields. Overall the experience was challenging as I was simultaneously working full time while taking 12 credit hours in the evening. Nevertheless, I managed to graduate with honors in May of 2017 with a Bachelors in Paralegal Studies. My only complaint is the exorbitant amount of money I was charged when I failed to make 2 payments to the registrars office. The school sent my account to collections where I was charged $900... Read More