SUNY Empire State College Rankings Based on Salary

  • SUNY Empire State College ranks better than 75% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • SUNY Empire State College ranks better than only 48% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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SUNY Empire State College's Top Rankings

Salary and Debt by Major at SUNY Empire State College

We calculated a salary score for each of SUNY Empire State 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 SUNY Empire State College 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 ESC Associate Degrees

ESC ranks higher than 99% of colleges for associate degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business/Commerce, General 99% $23,750 $45,026 99%
Community Organization and Advocacy 99% $20,000 $41,937 99%
Human Resources Management and Services 99% Not Reported $81,333 99%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 99% $16,826 $41,937 99%

Salary Scores for ESC Bachelor's Degrees

ESC ranks higher than 75% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Biological and Physical Sciences 99% $25,000 $52,733 99%
Business/Commerce, General 66% $25,000 $48,394 66%
Community Organization and Advocacy 58% $25,250 $37,410 58%
Education, General 37% $23,250 $32,094 37%
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 91% $20,885 $39,909 91%
History 95% $18,750 $41,565 95%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 75% $19,323 $37,671 75%
Psychology, General 72% $25,249 $32,736 72%
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other 84% $23,250 $52,107 84%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 98% $19,980 $87,309 98%
Social Sciences, General 40% Not Reported $32,925 40%
Visual and Performing Arts, General 64% $18,750 $28,381 64%

Salary Scores for ESC Master's Degrees

ESC ranks higher than 50% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 53% $51,935 $72,325 53%
Curriculum and Instruction 64% $33,357 $52,107 64%
Education, Other 46% $27,500 $53,537 46%
Social Sciences, Other 19% Not Reported $38,289 19%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 52% $37,628 $47,260 52%

SUNY Empire State College Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Williss 10/12/2020

I got a degree in Science, Mathematics and Technology with a concentration in Mathematics. In the 1.5 semesters of math classes I took from this school online, I can only remember 1 teacher providing a half dozen lectures - 1. Most often, the book was the only resource given. On top of that, written communication from the "instructors" was poor far too often. Responses are usually days later so you better hope there isn't any miscommunication because that deadline on your work isn't budging. I say this as... Read More

SUNY graduate 9/15/2020

SUNY Empire was my first complete online school, for half of my Bachelors and my Masters. I had a great experience while going here, to the point when I continue to look for online schools, I use Empire's standards. I was searching for online schools to get my Master's and almost all want Live classes. If I'm busy with working and family, and unable to attend school physically, obviously Live classes would be just as inconvenient. Online is SUPPOSED to be convenient and helpful with managing your life and... Read More