University of the Pacific Rankings by Salary Score

University of the Pacific's Top Rankings

University of the Pacific is ranked on 5 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at University of the Pacific

We calculated a salary score for each of University of the Pacific'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 the Pacific 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.

Pacific Bachelor's Degree Salary Score

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Applied Mathematics 9 100% Not Reported $34,520 9
Biology, General 35 85% $19,660 $26,900 35
Biomedical/Medical Engineering 35 92% Not Reported $53,360 35
Business Administration, Management and Operations 78 97% $23,500 $49,650 78
Civil Engineering 96 100% $27,000 $71,020 96
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 99 100% $23,000 $40,190 99
Computer Engineering 65 100% Not Reported $76,460 65
Computer Science 26 94% $22,500 $55,510 26
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 98 92% $25,830 $75,620 98
Economics 50 93% $15,000 $48,820 50
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 19 88% Not Reported $63,010 19
Engineering-Related Fields 93 100% Not Reported $77,210 93
Engineering, General 99 100% Not Reported $78,340 99
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 15 100% $24,400 $25,190 15
Human Resources Management and Services 83 100% $28,130 $53,360 83
Mechanical Engineering 25 94% $27,000 $61,520 25
Music 19 85% $26,500 $21,510 19
Political Science and Government 21 100% Not Reported $29,690 21
Psychology, General 48 97% $19,500 $29,690 48
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 30 100% Not Reported $29,140 30
Sociology 37 76% $19,000 $30,770 37
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 99 86% $25,000 $46,480 99

Pacific Master's Degree Salary Score

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 44 100% Not Reported $67,420 44
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 98 98% $81,010 $68,860 98
Curriculum and Instruction 63 99% $20,500 $51,860 63
Educational Administration and Supervision 33 100% $30,810 $50,610 33
Engineering, General 47 97% Not Reported $86,870 47
Law 77 100% Not Reported $66,170 77

Pacific Doctoral Degree Salary Score

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Dentistry 37 98% $352,450 $102,340 37
Law 43 93% $160,450 $63,010 43
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration 100 98% $221,740 $135,310 100
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 100 95% $161,590 $93,520 100

Most Recent Reviews

Molly Bourne 10/12/2019

University of the Pacific is a small liberal arts college in Northern CA that felt like home to me. I found the small student population both comforting and extremely helpful as I got to my upper division courses because they were always small and intimate class sizes. It's not known for its athletic dominance so if you're looking for that type of college experience, I'd look at other options. I changed my course of study from engineering to economics in my second year and had one of the smoothest transitions... Read More

Marissa Keisling 3/21/2018

I really loved my experience at the University of the Pacific. They have small class sizes so you really get to know your professors. They know your name and take the extra time to connect and help you in their classes. The history department in praticular is fantastic, they are a great team of professors that are there to help and are passionate about history.