Washburn University Rankings Based on Salary

  • Washburn University ranks better than only 48% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Washburn University ranks better than 54% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Washburn University's Top Ranking

Salary and Debt by Major at Washburn University

We calculated a salary score for each of Washburn University'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 Washburn University 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 Washburn Associate Degrees

Washburn ranks higher than 54% of colleges for associate degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services 65% $18,000 $39,729 65%
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 37% $18,500 $43,240 37%

Salary Scores for Washburn Bachelor's Degrees

Washburn ranks higher than 48% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 29% $25,500 $44,170 29%
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 53% $18,499 $52,107 53%
Biology, General 94% $21,450 $37,208 94%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 72% $19,750 $47,930 72%
Communication and Media Studies 62% $27,000 $35,518 62%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 58% Not Reported $61,020 58%
Criminal Justice and Corrections 55% $20,396 $36,488 55%
English Language and Literature, General 63% $25,318 $31,314 63%
Finance and Financial Management Services 26% $21,500 $44,170 26%
Fine and Studio Arts 55% Not Reported $26,933 55%
Health and Medical Administrative Services 59% $23,681 $43,128 59%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 77% $21,998 $33,779 77%
History 55% $23,500 $31,708 55%
Legal Support Services 48% $20,000 $35,060 48%
Marketing 67% $18,845 $45,383 67%
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 44% $31,000 $32,925 44%
Psychology, General 54% $21,125 $30,409 54%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 19% $23,500 $55,929 19%
Social Work 75% $28,000 $35,060 75%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 59% $29,000 $36,968 59%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 68% $21,259 $39,369 68%

Salary Scores for Washburn Master's Degrees

Washburn ranks higher than 36% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 11% Not Reported $53,608 11%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 47% Not Reported $69,338 47%
Criminal Justice and Corrections 44% Not Reported $47,729 44%
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 40% $35,190 $41,007 40%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 40% $46,695 $94,703 40%
Social Work 38% $34,313 $43,984 38%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 25% Not Reported $43,798 25%

Salary Scores for Washburn Doctoral Degrees

Washburn ranks higher than 30% of colleges for doctorates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Law 30% $75,093 $52,226 30%

Salary Scores for Washburn Certificates

Washburn ranks higher than 55% of colleges for certificates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 89% $9,500 $59,982 89%
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 85% $14,250 $39,369 85%
Electrical and Power Transmission Installers 23% Not Reported $30,771 23%
Ground Transportation 64% Not Reported $40,485 64%
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR) 21% Not Reported $28,212 21%
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies 46% $9,500 $42,123 46%
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants 75% $9,500 $41,147 75%
Precision Metal Working 12% $4,750 $26,187 12%
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies 39% $7,500 $30,228 39%

Washburn University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Anon 7/1/2018

Great school for law. Excellent for older students. Standards are rigorous but very rewarding.Multiple courses although not all are offered every semester. Had a great experience. Professors are very helpful and knowledgeable. Great school for serious students.

Mark Sykaluk 5/23/2017

Washburn offers a great program to fulfill the requirements for The University of Kansas' school of pharmacy program. The teachers are great and the courses where challenging as they should be. Overall tuition is affordable when compared to larger campuses. Not saying Washburn is a small school but maybe medium sized, a person can get to any building in about a 10 minute walk. Washburn has a large library with 3 floors to study at, great for finals week. The only thing I would say is anyone who also would... Read More