Southern Union State Community College Rankings by Salary Score

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Salary and Debt by Major at Southern Union State Community College

We calculated a salary score for each of Southern Union State Community College'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 Southern Union State Community College 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 Southern Union State Community College Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 12 96% 96% $9,000 $34,630 12
Business Operations Support and Assistant Services 10 88% 88% Not Reported $20,140 10
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services 49 80% 80% Not Reported $18,090 49
Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology 57 100% 100% Not Reported $50,440 57
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services 49 94% 94% Not Reported $21,510 49
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 31 90% 90% $9,000 $22,650 31
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants 34 92% 92% $10,500 $36,140 34
Precision Metal Working 61 100% 100% Not Reported $43,430 61
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 21 98% 98% $12,000 $51,460 21

Most Recent Reviews

Joshua B. Cook 8/8/2014

I have been asked to do a radio promotion for the school as well, and I gladly excepted. I was 33 years old at the time I decided to go back to school with 2 kids also, so it wasn't easy, but it was necessary! I just want to stress to anyone that if I can do it , anybody can! Southern Union Technical school, for what ever trade or degree you want , has excellent instructors and years of knowledge in their field. They will also help you find, and get a job. That is the very reason for attending school in the... Read More

Rebecca Harris 8/5/2014

Southern Union is well equipped for transitioning to Auburn University for a Bachelors after finishing your associates. The class sizes are smaller and the teachers are very willing to accommodate you if you meet with them during office hours. It is a much more affordable option than four years at a university. The only down side is the financial aid staff and counsellors are not the easiest to work with. Most things have to be done on the Wadley campus instead of the Opelika. Campus.