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.
Vassar College's Top Ranking
- #42020 Best Bachelor's Film Production DegreesMedian Salary: $30,700 | Median Debt: $19,000
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||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|Area Studies||Not Reported||$17,307|
|Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology||Not Reported||$21,964|
|Cognitive Science||Not Reported||$26,739|
|Communication and Media Studies||Not Reported||$18,771|
|Computer and Information Sciences, General||$15,000||$62,260|
|Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft||$19,000||$20,413|
|East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||Not Reported||$22,667|
|English Language and Literature, General||$20,028||$36,132|
|Film/Video and Photographic Arts||$19,000||$37,593|
|Fine and Studio Arts||Not Reported||$35,060|
|International Relations and National Security Studies||$19,000||$33,993|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||$17,000||$24,863|
|Neurobiology and Neurosciences||$18,887||$27,765|
|Political Science and Government||$18,957||$37,856|
|Psychology, General||Not Reported||$41,565|
|Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||$18,366||$37,208|
|Science, Technology and Society||$18,155||$38,289|
Vassar College Reviews
Most Recent Reviews
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
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.