Shaw University Rankings by Salary Score

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Salary and Debt by Major at Shaw University

We calculated a Salary Score for each of Shaw 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 Shaw 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 Score ™ for Shaw University Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 4 96% 96% $36,500 $27,820 4
Communication and Media Studies 10 97% 97% $34,000 $25,660 10
Criminal Justice and Corrections 2 100% 100% Not Reported $21,310 2
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 1 100% 100% $40,480 $18,770 1
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 9 87% 87% $39,000 $23,580 9
Psychology, General 36 88% 88% $38,000 $28,240 36
Social Work 71 95% 95% $37,500 $34,530 71

Salary Score ™ for Shaw University Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Curriculum and Instruction 15 100% 100% Not Reported $41,570 15
Theological and Ministerial Studies 17 80% 80% $82,000 $33,990 17

Most Recent Review

Leigh 8/5/2014

Many have viewed Shaw University in a negative light but for me it was one of the greatest choices I made. Attending a small private school where professors know you by name even after you finish their class makes it welcoming. The professors at Shaw want their students to succeed. Whether you are a Freshman or Senior, they will guide you as if you were their own child. I may not be speaking for all students but for me I know I had some really great professors and mentors at Shaw University. I complained about... Read More