University of Mary Washington Rankings by Salary Score

Salary and Debt by Major at University of Mary Washington

We calculated a salary score for each of University of Mary Washington'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 Mary Washington 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 University of Mary Washington Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Anthropology 73 100% Not Reported $29,690 73
Biology, General 74 93% $19,940 $32,390 74
Business Administration, Management and Operations 66 97% $19,500 $46,480 66
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 79 100% Not Reported $32,930 79
Computer and Information Sciences, General 71 100% $23,250 $66,650 71
Economics 18 95% $19,500 $38,290 18
English Language and Literature, General 40 96% $21,750 $27,950 40
Fine and Studio Arts 3 91% $23,250 $16,290 3
Geography and Cartography 32 94% $25,990 $33,280 32
Historic Preservation and Conservation 24 97% $17,750 $27,820 24
History 15 94% $25,000 $24,040 15
International Relations and National Security Studies 37 96% $26,000 $33,990 37
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 71 91% $19,500 $36,850 71
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services 69 96% $23,250 $32,380 69
Mathematics 88 100% Not Reported $59,350 88
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other 23 89% Not Reported $21,050 23
Political Science and Government 48 100% $23,500 $35,060 48
Psychology, General 64 96% $21,500 $31,660 64
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 88 93% Not Reported $78,340 88
Sociology 54 100% $15,000 $33,040 54
Visual and Performing Arts, General 47 96% Not Reported $25,660 47

Salary Scores for University of Mary Washington Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 56 97% Not Reported $74,200 56
Education, General 39 98% $20,320 $47,770 39
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 60 97% $15,300 $48,820 60

Reviews by Program

Most Recent Reviews

Amelia 6/29/2019

Going to the University of Mary Washington was the best decision I ever made. UMW is an inclusive, hardworking, and academic community. We highly value the honor code, ex: a lot of people leave their laptops in the library to get food and don't have to worry about it getting stolen. The faculty and professors go above and beyond to make sure you succeed inside and outside of the classroom. They want to provide you with skills and tools to be open minded and help the community. The campus is beautiful year... Read More

Adam Tash 12/13/2018

UMW is a small, liberal arts school in Virginia. It is (or was) a very homogeneous school where there is not a lot of diversity. If you fit into the crowd there, it is a great option. If not, you might feel out of place. I would highly recommend visiting first to see if it is for you. The classes and professors are generally very good. Small class size make professors very accessible. However, be warned that there are a lot of cross-curricular requirements and you will have to take many classes outside of... Read More