Truman State University Rankings by Salary Score

Salary and Debt by Major at Truman State University

We calculated a salary score for each of Truman State 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 Truman State 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 Truman Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 51 100% $18,800 $48,850 51
Agriculture, General 57 95% $21,000 $37,210 57
Biology, General 30 97% $19,610 $26,190 30
Business Administration, Management and Operations 60 99% $22,500 $45,050 60
Chemistry 28 92% Not Reported $33,990 28
Communication and Media Studies 58 96% $21,500 $34,850 58
Computer and Information Sciences, General 71 100% $20,500 $66,940 71
Criminal Justice and Corrections 22 100% $23,740 $30,410 22
Economics 18 100% Not Reported $38,310 18
Education, General 45 97% $22,000 $33,460 45
English Language and Literature, General 17 98% $20,500 $23,910 17
Fine and Studio Arts 76 97% $26,940 $30,000 76
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 70 95% $19,500 $32,710 70
History 51 96% $21,500 $31,040 51
Mathematics 60 100% $17,910 $48,820 60
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1 100% Not Reported $15,550 1
Political Science and Government 42 93% Not Reported $33,990 42
Psychology, General 30 96% $19,710 $27,430 30
Public Health 35 100% $24,750 $32,380 35
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 23 100% $25,860 $57,450 23
Sociology 20 100% $22,500 $27,870 20

Salary Scores for Truman Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 26 100% Not Reported $57,090 26
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 11 100% $30,420 $47,850 11
Special Education and Teaching 3 100% Not Reported $35,700 3
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 10 100% $22,000 $37,500 10
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 7 99% $17,430 $36,940 7

Most Recent Reviews

Karen Vega 11/12/2019

I feel like Truman State University did a poor job at preparing me for a real world job. My concentration was photography and within less than 5 years everything was digital and all my training was in 35mm. I was already out of my element and I was barely 28 years old. I honestly can not fathom that the art department did not see that HUGE transition in the field of photography coming. Not only that but there was a tremendous emphasis on art history. While that is clearly important, taking 30 hours in it was... Read More

Anonymous 10/28/2019

Truman prides itself on being a "challenging" school, but it is really just professors who don't know how to teach and make classes much more intense than they need to be. The nursing school does nothing to help students who are struggling, even though students continuously fail the same classes year after year. Nothing gets changed. Being in northeast Missouri, the clinical sites are terrible and they do not prepare you to be a nurse. If you are wanting to go into nursing, do not come here. Go to a school... Read More