Vassar College Rankings Based on Salary

  • Vassar College ranks better than 51% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Vassar College ranks better than 82% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Vassar College's Top Ranking

Salary and Debt by Major at Vassar College

We calculated a salary score for each of Vassar College'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 Vassar College to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is a weighted average of all of its program scores. Data is sourced from the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and was last updated in December 2020. It reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid.

Salary Scores for Vassar Bachelor's Degrees

Vassar ranks higher than 51% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Area Studies 2% Not Reported $17,307 2%
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology 6% Not Reported $21,964 6%
Biology, General 80% $17,000 $33,459 80%
Cognitive Science 16% Not Reported $26,739 16%
Communication and Media Studies 1% Not Reported $18,771 1%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 61% $15,000 $62,260 61%
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 26% $19,000 $20,413 26%
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 20% Not Reported $22,667 20%
Economics 91% $17,889 $64,281 91%
English Language and Literature, General 88% $20,028 $36,132 88%
Film/Video and Photographic Arts 98% $19,000 $37,593 98%
Fine and Studio Arts 95% Not Reported $35,060 95%
History 14% $16,348 $23,579 14%
International Relations and National Security Studies 37% $19,000 $33,993 37%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 14% $17,000 $24,863 14%
Mathematics 91% Not Reported $61,064 91%
Neurobiology and Neurosciences 39% $18,887 $27,765 39%
Philosophy 28% Not Reported $25,194 28%
Political Science and Government 64% $18,957 $37,856 64%
Psychology, General 99% Not Reported $41,565 99%
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 73% $18,366 $37,208 73%
Science, Technology and Society 35% $18,155 $38,289 35%

Vassar College Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Antonette Cely 2/2/2016

When I applied to Vassar I was nervous that I wouldn't be accepted. But coming from Arizona, with an interest in learning Russian, I had a lot to offer the college. They accepted me based on my whole self, and not just on my SAT scores. I was treated a lot like a foreign student, and I made friends with a lot of other foreign students. I had to ask for 3 final exams to be delayed so I could spend Christmas in Norway at the home one of my new friends. Although the dean had just denied the same sort of request... Read More

K 10/5/2015

Vassar students learn to think for themselves, and write well critically. A wide variety of course offerings and few required courses allows students to help shape their own educational experience.