Samuel Merritt University Rankings by Salary Score

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Samuel Merritt University's Top Rankings

Samuel Merritt University is ranked on 3 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Samuel Merritt University

We calculated a salary score for each of Samuel Merritt 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 Samuel Merritt 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 SMU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 100 99% 99% $18,750 $111,730 100

Salary Scores for SMU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 86 97% 97% $154,140 $120,990 86
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 90 99% 99% $133,230 $130,280 90
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 98 98% 98% $126,930 $80,210 98

Salary Scores for SMU Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Medicine 24 99% 99% $213,540 $54,910 24
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 100 100% 100% $161,000 $95,300 100

Most Recent Reviews

Jack 2/6/2020

For anyone looking into the podiatry program at CSPM, please do whatever you can to avoid this school. The dean (stamps) only cares about profits, he works part time at kaiser, teaches a 1st year class, a 2nd year class, a 2nd year rotation, a 3rd year class, and a 3rd year rotation, all while allegedly “running” the podiatry program. You will he expected to attend mandatory courses taught by professors that don’t care. U will be responsible to learn everything on your own without any guidance or resources.... Read More

Stacy Flores Andaya 2/2/2018

I currently attend Samuel Merritt University (SMU) at their Sacramento campus in their Entry Level Masters of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner program. I chose SMU because of their great reputation of providing their students with the tools and knowledge to successfully graduate, find a job and start their career. While attending SMU, Ive had the pleasure of working with some of the most caring and intelligent professors and clinical instructors who really make sure you understand the material,... Read More