Samuel Merritt University Rankings Based on Salary

  • Samuel Merritt University ranks better than 100% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Samuel Merritt University ranks better than 74% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Samuel Merritt University's Top Rankings

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 a weighted average of all of its program scores. Data is sourced from the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and was last updated in December 2020. It reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid.

Salary Scores for SMU Bachelor's Degrees

SMU ranks higher than 99% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

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

Salary Scores for SMU Master's Degrees

SMU ranks higher than 92% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 86% $154,142 $120,987 86%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 90% $133,233 $130,283 90%
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 98% $126,930 $80,208 98%

Salary Scores for SMU Doctoral Degrees

SMU ranks higher than 60% of colleges for doctorates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Medicine 24% $213,535 $54,910 24%
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 99% $161,000 $95,295 99%

Samuel Merritt University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Lyzah B. 6/21/2017

I will always treasure my experience in the Transition to Practice Program at Samuel Merritt University. I would have never landed a job in one of the most prestigious hospitals known to the Bay Area without this program. The refresher courses and lab simulations all accounted for my professional growth as a registered nurse. The clinical instructors and professors were approachable, friendly, and proficient in their knowledge. The program was organized throughout its duration. Every student had a designated... Read More

Shameeka 3/8/2017

Overall the BSN program helped prepare me well to become a RN. The professors are excellent and are very helpful during office hours. They really take the time to make sure you understand the material. Issues with paperwork and preceptorship placements occurred quite frequently however, so make sure you keep copies of everything and keep track of pending documents. They even have opportunities to travel abroad for medical missions which was an amazing experience for me.