Saint Joseph's University Rankings by Salary Score

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Saint Joseph's University's Top Rankings

Saint Joseph's University is ranked on 5 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Saint Joseph's University

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

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 95 98% 98% $24,250 $62,110 95
Business Administration, Management and Operations 67 94% 94% $22,760 $46,870 67
Communication and Media Studies 91 96% 96% $26,040 $42,120 91
Criminology 85 100% 100% $27,000 $39,910 85
Economics 69 90% 90% $25,000 $54,570 69
English Language and Literature, General 51 100% 100% $27,000 $29,690 51
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations 54 100% 100% Not Reported $42,680 54
Finance and Financial Management Services 83 98% 98% $26,000 $60,050 83
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 93 91% 91% $26,000 $50,560 93
History 91 92% 92% Not Reported $39,930 91
Human Resources Management and Services 75 97% 97% $27,000 $51,270 75
Insurance 94 100% 100% $26,960 $64,870 94
International Business 77 97% 97% $26,140 $53,360 77
International Relations and National Security Studies 61 100% 100% $22,700 $39,010 61
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 98 86% 86% $29,900 $48,430 98
Management Information Systems and Services 62 97% 97% $22,820 $58,220 62
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods 68 98% 98% $23,620 $59,250 68
Marketing 82 98% 98% $24,000 $48,490 82
Political Science and Government 36 92% 92% $26,990 $32,930 36
Psychology, General 98 97% 97% $27,000 $39,740 98
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 73 85% 85% Not Reported $37,210 73
Sociology 25 100% 100% $25,500 $28,960 25
Special Education and Teaching 88 100% 100% $19,500 $43,800 88
Specialized Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Operations 100 98% 98% $25,000 $55,270 100
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 82 97% 97% $23,250 $40,310 82

Salary Scores for SJU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business/Commerce, General 74 100% 100% $41,000 $91,300 74
Criminology 72 98% 98% $34,170 $47,700 72
Educational Administration and Supervision 76 98% 98% $41,000 $65,990 76
Educational/Instructional Media Design 82 100% 100% $26,830 $63,750 82
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians 62 100% 100% Not Reported $58,670 62
Finance and Financial Management Services 63 90% 90% $33,310 $84,650 63
Health and Medical Administrative Services 42 97% 97% $41,000 $64,960 42
Human Resources Management and Services 69 100% 100% Not Reported $71,020 69
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods 56 96% 96% $34,170 $87,040 56
Marketing 89 88% 88% Not Reported $92,280 89
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 92 100% 100% Not Reported $51,270 92
Special Education and Teaching 59 96% 96% $37,560 $51,810 59
Specialized Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Operations 77 100% 100% $51,050 $142,030 77
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 43 96% 96% $34,170 $45,550 43
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 69 95% 95% Not Reported $53,980 69

Most Recent Reviews

bphuntsman 3/20/2019

The quality of instruction was very hit and miss: some instructors were quite professional, with thorough knowledge of their field of study and an eager desire to share it with their students, but others were resistant to provide any help or clarification, even if asked politely. The Psychology department does not have a prestigious reputation: one professor told me that they are far more used to being rejected by students than they are with rejecting student applications. If you are looking for emotional... Read More

Student #1 9/18/2018

SJU has a smaller campus located in West Philadelphia. The campus itself is beautiful but the surrounding area is decent, if you go one way on City Ave there are mansions but if you go the other way its the ghettos. Students at SJU are very involved, with 90% of students participating in some sort of community service. The classes are generally small sized, and for the most part the professors are approachable and nice. In terms of health science majors, I felt that the options for classes and times were limited... Read More