University of Louisiana-Lafayette Rankings by Salary Score

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Salary and Debt by Major at University of Louisiana-Lafayette

We calculated a salary score for each of University of Louisiana-Lafayette'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 University of Louisiana-Lafayette 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 UL Lafayette Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 17 99% 99% $17,470 $40,950 17
Biology, General 83 95% 95% $20,500 $34,210 83
Business Administration, Management and Operations 15 95% 95% $20,030 $33,870 15
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 32 90% 90% $18,250 $38,290 32
Business/Managerial Economics 16 93% 93% Not Reported $38,290 16
Chemical Engineering 54 94% 94% $22,440 $67,660 54
Chemistry 50 100% 100% Not Reported $38,290 50
Civil Engineering 27 95% 95% Not Reported $58,000 27
Communication and Media Studies 24 95% 95% $30,250 $29,140 24
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 46 88% 88% $21,500 $25,190 46
Computer and Information Sciences, General 28 100% 100% $25,000 $48,430 28
Computer Science 30 100% 100% $21,500 $57,860 30
Criminal Justice and Corrections 16 100% 100% $24,310 $28,820 16
Design and Applied Arts 73 85% 85% Not Reported $39,930 73
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 20 92% 92% $15,000 $63,430 20
English Language and Literature, General 33 95% 95% $13,000 $26,930 33
Film/Video and Photographic Arts 10 100% 100% $23,200 $20,140 10
Finance and Financial Management Services 6 93% 93% $23,860 $35,550 6
Fine and Studio Arts 26 92% 92% $25,000 $22,830 26
Health and Medical Administrative Services 38 100% 100% $25,000 $38,290 38
History 20 94% 94% Not Reported $25,190 20
Hospitality Administration/Management 37 100% 100% $13,000 $35,420 37
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services 35 98% 98% $21,480 $28,060 35
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 21 100% 100% $21,000 $47,850 21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 24 95% 95% $24,250 $27,580 24
Marketing 15 96% 96% $17,900 $35,590 15
Mathematics 63 100% 100% $14,500 $49,680 63
Mechanical Engineering 63 99% 99% $27,000 $67,510 63
Music 17 89% 89% $24,930 $21,050 17
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 37 100% 100% Not Reported $30,770 37
Petroleum Engineering 12 94% 94% $25,000 $68,500 12
Political Science and Government 5 98% 98% $24,520 $24,200 5
Psychology, General 3 93% 93% $20,600 $21,000 3
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 5 96% 96% $27,000 $29,250 5
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 48 99% 99% $18,110 $65,050 48
Sociology 1 100% 100% $23,750 $20,530 1
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 65 94% 94% $21,250 $37,780 65
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 18 97% 97% $24,970 $31,840 18
Visual and Performing Arts, General 33 94% 94% Not Reported $23,460 33

Salary Scores for UL Lafayette Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Architecture 10 94% 94% $29,720 $47,650 10
Business Administration, Management and Operations 20 97% 97% $30,750 $52,110 20
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 36 100% 100% $34,240 $53,610 36
Educational Administration and Supervision 17 100% 100% $26,950 $43,610 17
Engineering, General 14 94% 94% Not Reported $71,580 14
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences 72 100% 100% $25,500 $77,720 72
History 10 92% 92% Not Reported $26,740 10
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 41 99% 99% $45,100 $95,640 41
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 15 97% 97% $35,750 $37,750 15
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 5 100% 100% Not Reported $35,060 5

Salary Scores for UL Lafayette Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Educational Administration and Supervision 12 95% 95% Not Reported $61,520 12
English Language and Literature, General 24 93% 93% Not Reported $47,260 24

Most Recent Reviews

brhFlorida 7/9/2020

The acting program was still fighting for accreditation when I was going through it, though it is now fully accredited by NAST. The instruction I received was great. Majority of the classes are studio or lab-based, so everything is hands-on. The program also requires students to put in 40 hours of practicum each semester (i.e assisting in the costuming shop, scene shop, or performing in the productions), so students are constantly working after school hours as well. As this is an arts degree, there is no guaranteed... Read More

Phimmasone Phoutthavong 6/6/2019

My first real introduction to the public health arena, when I came to a class offered through the University of Louisville Public Health and Informational Sciences. This program allows students to get "out of their shell," and attending classes is fundamental to get an A in your courses. It will enable students to work in a professional health setting and understanding health disparities within their area and the United States. During my undergraduate, I listened to several speakers present about contemporary... Read More