University of Wisconsin-Platteville Rankings by Salary Score

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University of Wisconsin-Platteville's Top Rankings

University of Wisconsin-Platteville is ranked on 3 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at University of Wisconsin-Platteville

We calculated a salary score for each of University of Wisconsin-Platteville'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 Wisconsin-Platteville 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 UW-Platteville Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 43 92% 92% Not Reported $24,500 43

Salary Scores for UW-Platteville Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 47 100% 100% $22,500 $48,040 47
Agricultural Business and Management 36 95% 95% $18,000 $41,290 36
Animal Sciences 94 99% 99% $19,500 $37,670 94
Biology, General 72 96% 96% $25,360 $32,120 72
Business Administration, Management and Operations 49 99% 99% $23,250 $42,590 49
Chemistry 54 95% 95% $27,000 $39,100 54
Civil Engineering 50 98% 98% $22,540 $61,250 50
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services, Other 77 93% 93% $24,750 $33,990 77
Computer and Information Sciences, General 57 98% 98% $24,450 $60,620 57
Computer Engineering 30 100% 100% $21,970 $64,660 30
Criminal Justice and Corrections 66 99% 99% $22,170 $38,400 66
Education, General 48 100% 100% $21,500 $33,990 48
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 54 96% 96% $23,710 $71,510 54
Engineering Physics 61 97% 97% $27,000 $62,260 61
English Language and Literature, General 93 94% 94% $25,500 $37,860 93
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 69 100% 100% $17,750 $58,220 69
Fine and Studio Arts 82 100% 100% Not Reported $30,990 82
History 52 100% 100% Not Reported $31,200 52
Industrial Engineering 42 100% 100% $26,500 $66,320 42
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 71 99% 99% $25,000 $61,800 71
Mathematics 41 100% 100% Not Reported $43,320 41
Mechanical Engineering 52 100% 100% $22,770 $65,870 52
Music 91 94% 94% Not Reported $36,850 91
Plant Sciences 66 98% 98% $19,750 $40,900 66
Political Science and Government 62 96% 96% Not Reported $37,420 62
Psychology, General 57 98% 98% $21,500 $30,770 57
Security Science and Technology 33 98% 98% $24,700 $34,850 33
Sustainability Studies 96 92% 92% Not Reported $48,430 96
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 54 100% 100% $23,550 $36,370 54
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 69 98% 98% Not Reported $39,520 69

Salary Scores for UW-Platteville Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 65 95% 95% $32,720 $79,540 65
Criminal Justice and Corrections 68 87% 87% $28,620 $56,420 68
Engineering, General 47 100% 100% Not Reported $86,870 47
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 33 100% 100% Not Reported $41,790 33

Most Recent Reviews

Samantha Goss 5/7/2019

UWP offers a small-town feel with tremendous opportunities for growth and connections to the Business industry. The flexibility of scheduling offered opportunities to pursue internships and part-time jobs to finance your education and gain insight into your future career. The professors were content experts in their field and always offering assistance in helping build your own future.

Everett Ellingson 1/11/2019

In 2016, I made the decision to transfer to UW-Platteville. At the time it made sense for me. I was previously attending UW- La Crosse. The difference in quality of education is polarizing. My degree from Platteville will be in Business Administration. During my time at UW-La Crosse I was taking classes to fulfill my gen ed requirements. I can honestly say that my professors at UW-La Crosse in my general education courses were much better than any professor I've had at UWP. The business department at UWP is... Read More