West Liberty University Rankings by Salary Score

Salary and Debt by Major at West Liberty University

We calculated a salary score for each of West Liberty 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 West Liberty University 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 WLU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 12 97% $26,000 $32,570 12
Communication and Media Studies 2 100% Not Reported $20,140 2
Criminal Justice and Corrections 53 100% $24,220 $36,130 53
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 6 100% $21,000 $42,680 6
Design and Applied Arts 34 100% Not Reported $31,850 34
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 69 100% Not Reported $32,570 69
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 47 100% $18,750 $32,210 47
Psychology, General 11 86% Not Reported $24,040 11
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 26 100% $24,180 $32,810 26

Salary Scores for WLU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 35 100% Not Reported $85,760 35
Business Administration, Management and Operations 5 94% $20,850 $35,420 5
Educational Administration and Supervision 6 93% Not Reported $35,590 6
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 12 100% $26,940 $38,290 12

Most Recent Reviews

Tyler Kilbane 2/28/2017

The Psychology department at West Liberty University is beyond excellent. The modest class sizes allow you to actually KNOW your professors. They are extremely helpful with all academic/career advising needs. Most importantly, they are amazing educators and will work to provide you with the education you need to move on to a graduate program or to transition into the field.

Chad M. Ciszewski 2/1/2017

West Liberty University was West Liberty State College when I attended. This quaint rural school is better known as a "suitcase school" due to it's proximity to many local area high schools, where students commute to the campus, however, campus life does thrive there. In the beginning of your education at WLU, it can be slow and tedious as you study up on your core curriculum - however as time progresses and you hit your groove in your area of study, you really start to learn and know the instructors as you... Read More