Southeastern Louisiana University Rankings by Salary Score

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Southeastern Louisiana University is ranked on 1 list of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Southeastern Louisiana University

We calculated a salary score for each of Southeastern Louisiana 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 Southeastern Louisiana 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 SLU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 13 99% 99% $22,980 $39,450 13
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 24 100% 100% $26,860 $37,750 24
Biology, General 45 88% 88% $20,880 $28,380 45
Business Administration, Management and Operations 15 95% 95% $19,250 $33,830 15
Communication and Media Studies 16 96% 96% $21,800 $27,220 16
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 78 90% 90% $20,870 $30,770 78
Computer Science 19 100% 100% $22,290 $50,860 19
Criminal Justice and Corrections 39 91% 91% $25,000 $33,730 39
Engineering Technology, General 27 97% 97% $21,250 $49,140 27
English Language and Literature, General 20 89% 89% $20,730 $24,680 20
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 35 97% 97% $24,110 $28,160 35
Finance and Financial Management Services 10 100% 100% $23,700 $37,750 10
Fine and Studio Arts 50 89% 89% $24,960 $26,250 50
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 19 93% 93% $22,840 $26,060 19
History 14 88% 88% $25,790 $23,540 14
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 47 100% 100% $22,500 $55,420 47
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 28 93% 93% $21,640 $28,630 28
Marketing 5 98% 98% $22,650 $31,130 5
Mathematics 10 100% 100% Not Reported $31,840 10
Music 86 100% 100% Not Reported $35,060 86
Political Science and Government 22 84% 84% $20,620 $30,050 22
Psychology, General 24 97% 97% $22,080 $26,640 24
Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians 5 97% 97% $22,560 $48,820 5
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 36 98% 98% $18,500 $61,700 36
Social Work 11 94% 94% $23,550 $26,740 11
Sociology 14 95% 95% Not Reported $26,590 14
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 80 99% 99% $22,600 $39,980 80
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 72 96% 96% $23,050 $40,020 72

Salary Scores for SLU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 18 98% 98% $21,050 $50,860 18
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 18 100% 100% $30,230 $49,830 18
Educational Administration and Supervision 32 100% 100% $30,850 $50,060 32
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 28 99% 99% $31,500 $87,310 28
Sociology 24 100% 100% Not Reported $30,770 24
Special Education and Teaching 12 100% 100% Not Reported $41,190 12
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 16 97% 97% $27,340 $37,980 16
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 21 100% 100% Not Reported $42,680 21

Reviews by Program

Most Recent Reviews

Emily LaPrime 11/8/2019

Southeastern Louisiana University is a highly underrated haven for academia. Being a smaller university, there is more opportunity to be recognized as an individual and not just a number. The faculty and staff all genuinely care about the students who attend, and they want to help students succeed in any way possible.

Tyron 9/26/2019

When I lived in Louisiana, Southeastern Louisiana University (or Selu) was the college that fit me best. Southeastern is in a town between New Orleans, and the state capital, Baton Rouge. Although Southeastern was considered a commuter school, I met some of my best friends there. The students and locals I interacted with on and off campus were polite and embodied the spirit of southern charm. As a psychology major, I was able to build rapport with my professors. If you are looking for a university with great... Read More