The New School Rankings by Salary Score

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The New School is ranked on 5 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at The New School

We calculated a salary score for each of The New School'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 The New School 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 The New School Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Design and Applied Arts 100 89% 89% $15,500 $47,550 100
Specialized Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Operations 99 87% 87% $13,910 $44,780 99

Salary Scores for The New School Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Architecture and Related Services, Other 65 89% 89% Not Reported $42,710 65
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management 99 89% 89% $25,000 $44,360 99
Communication and Media Studies 71 98% 98% $23,250 $36,990 71
Computer Software and Media Applications 54 89% 89% $25,500 $41,570 54
Design and Applied Arts 65 88% 88% $26,000 $38,210 65
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 36 88% 88% $25,000 $21,700 36
Film/Video and Photographic Arts 61 91% 91% $27,000 $27,950 61
Fine and Studio Arts 14 90% 90% $24,700 $20,480 14
International/Global Studies 54 86% 86% Not Reported $33,990 54
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 27 87% 87% $23,250 $28,330 27
Literature 21 91% 91% $23,900 $25,190 21
Music 18 92% 92% $23,500 $21,230 18
Psychology, General 7 92% 92% $24,000 $22,890 7
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication 47 100% 100% $19,810 $30,770 47

Salary Scores for The New School Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Architecture 72 100% 100% $127,780 $57,320 72
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management 88 89% 89% $41,000 $58,090 88
Business Administration, Management and Operations 22 98% 98% $57,930 $54,110 22
Communication and Media Studies 15 90% 90% $53,110 $36,280 15
Computer Software and Media Applications 22 89% 89% $41,000 $58,670 22
Design and Applied Arts 60 84% 84% $75,630 $57,770 60
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 20 100% 100% $133,650 $25,190 20
Fine and Studio Arts 75 85% 85% $76,000 $37,210 75
Human Resources Management and Services 75 100% 100% Not Reported $74,020 75
International Relations and National Security Studies 25 96% 96% $70,280 $47,690 25
Music 28 88% 88% $41,000 $25,190 28
Psychology, General 5 100% 100% $41,000 $28,600 5
Public Policy Analysis 53 100% 100% $41,840 $61,020 53
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 41 88% 88% $41,000 $34,850 41
Sustainability Studies 56 98% 98% $50,300 $58,220 56
Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language 33 84% 84% $40,820 $42,680 33
Visual and Performing Arts, General 88 86% 86% Not Reported $50,440 88

Salary Scores for The New School Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 44 100% 100% Not Reported $63,750 44

Most Recent Reviews

Shiii 11/10/2019

The classes offered at The New School were really progressive, thought provoking, and inspiring. When I started the program, I had no clue that my path will be not only and intellectually challenged, but also how much I grow as a person. The size of the classes were small and intimate and you got to really know other students and their ways of thinking. I was also offered a very generous scholarship and was very grateful for that.

Mirabelle Alan 7/3/2019

The New School taught me how to analyze and evaluate, how to question and critique, and to never remain silent when you feel that you have something important to say. I learned about art history and business fundamentals through the lens of social justice/current events. Although many of my courses were art historical, I was always able to trace whatever I was learning to the everyday environment in which we live in. The New School taught me how to make interdisciplinary connections, not only through different... Read More