University of California-San Francisco Rankings by Salary Score

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University of California-San Francisco's Top Ranking

University of California-San Francisco is ranked on 1 list of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.

Salary and Debt by Major at UCSF

We calculated a Salary Score for each of UCSF'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 UCSF 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 Score ™ for UCSF Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences 2 100% 100% Not Reported $106,420 2
Biomedical/Medical Engineering 98 85% 85% Not Reported $92,630 98
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 88 100% 100% Not Reported $81,110 88
Health and Medical Administrative Services 96 100% 100% $49,450 $113,850 96
Medical Clinical Sciences/Graduate Medical Studies 83 100% 100% Not Reported $201,550 83
Public Health 46 92% 92% $49,680 $52,940 46
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 79 100% 100% $61,500 $119,130 79

Salary Score ™ for UCSF Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology 35 100% 100% Not Reported $57,320 35
Biology, General 99 84% 84% Not Reported $89,210 99
Dentistry 13 99% 99% $190,020 $87,420 13
Medicine 95 100% 100% $124,970 $64,220 95
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration 0 98% 98% $122,500 $89,560 0
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 53 100% 100% Not Reported $117,570 53
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 98 100% 100% $85,990 $82,310 98

Most Recent Reviews

Anonymous 10/27/2021

Overrated. Most educators taught well in first two years, but good luck when you hit the clinical rotations—You are expected to know and perform—sink or swim because you are being evaluated all the time. Once a while you might get lucky to get a nice (overworked) resident who will teach you a thing or two, but most of time, you better learn on your own or pick up what you can from your competitive classmates on your rotation. Attendings may give a didactic session here and there as time allows, but you will... Read More

John 5/6/2020

This program is overrated and overpriced. The university jacked up tuition several times, and once at ten times the rate of inflation (36%), during the recession no less. The estimate of costs they gave ended up being doubled by the time I graduated, along with $9,000 in accrued interest by graduation day. The quality of instruction is very average and is too reliant on back-to-back hours of power point presentations, many of which were not well designed. The only lectures I loved were when we had guest lecturers... Read More