Southern University and A & M College Rankings by Salary Score

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Southern University and A & M College is ranked on 1 list of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Southern University and A&M College

We calculated a salary score for each of Southern University and A&M 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 University and A&M 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 SU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 3 96% 96% $30,370 $33,990 3
Biology, General 29 93% 93% $27,880 $25,970 29
Business Administration, Management and Operations 22 94% 94% $31,000 $35,990 22
Civil Engineering 1 100% 100% Not Reported $48,820 1
Communication and Media Studies 25 95% 95% $28,890 $29,250 25
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 85 100% 100% $31,250 $32,390 85
Computer Science 10 94% 94% $40,940 $42,680 10
Criminal Justice and Corrections 15 99% 99% $29,000 $28,600 15
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 3 93% 93% $29,870 $54,710 3
English Language and Literature, General 66 100% 100% Not Reported $31,840 66
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 55 98% 98% $35,540 $30,550 55
Marketing 20 85% 85% $28,500 $36,670 20
Mechanical Engineering 74 95% 95% $26,250 $69,340 74
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 30 83% 83% $34,070 $31,850 30
Psychology, General 20 93% 93% $34,030 $25,970 20
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 34 100% 100% $31,580 $61,020 34
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 27 100% 100% $37,190 $27,500 27
Social Work 2 100% 100% $34,750 $23,260 2
Sociology 9 100% 100% $35,000 $25,190 9
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 89 100% 100% Not Reported $41,790 89

Salary Scores for SU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 12 96% 96% $51,250 $44,940 12
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 48 100% 100% $50,200 $55,550 48
Criminal Justice and Corrections 18 97% 97% $45,000 $36,670 18
Educational Administration and Supervision 25 100% 100% $41,000 $47,520 25
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 49 100% 100% $64,610 $42,680 49
Public Administration 30 91% 91% $68,000 $48,430 30
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 33 98% 98% $51,250 $90,260 33
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 6 100% 100% Not Reported $38,830 6

Salary Scores for SU Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Law 22 93% 93% $101,660 $44,960 22

Most Recent Reviews

Ashley Harrison 8/12/2019

At Southern University and A&M College in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, I received a bachelors degree in Biological Sciences. I thoroughly enjoyed the overall experience that the institution provided for me. Everything from student activities (football games, college band, social activities) to classes and educational opportunities have been important in shaping my future. I had the opportunity to participate in the college band for all 4 years of my undergraduate matriculation, and it afforded me the opportunity... Read More

Jaymeon Thomas 6/23/2017

Overall, Southern University and A&M College is a great institution. I received a great education, met great people, and became family with people in my department. Southern has a family vibe once you get comfortable. Everybody knows everybody and they are willing to help you with anything if you ask. I love my alma mater and wouldn't change that for anything.