West Virginia State University Rankings by Salary Score

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West Virginia State University's Top Ranking

West Virginia State University is ranked on 1 list of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at West Virginia State University

We calculated a salary score for each of West Virginia State 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 Virginia State 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 WVSU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 12 96% 96% $25,890 $32,390 12
Communication and Media Studies 9 84% 84% $28,000 $25,190 9
Criminal Justice and Corrections 11 96% 96% $22,830 $27,250 11
Economics 38 100% 100% Not Reported $45,530 38
English Language and Literature, General 48 100% 100% $35,500 $29,140 48
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 27 86% 86% $26,860 $27,300 27
History 1 85% 85% Not Reported $14,940 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 33 96% 96% $15,480 $29,690 33
Psychology, General 11 96% 96% $22,000 $24,040 11
Social Work 36 97% 97% $22,750 $30,650 36
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 29 96% 96% $25,610 $33,260 29

Most Recent Reviews

Kenya Burton 9/18/2019

West Virginia State University is a small college which provides a more intimate setting for your academic endeavors. Staffing is always welcoming and willing to aid and continued efforts are made to support a wide array of field specialist and professional degrees. In addition, the small town homely environment provides a safety aspect unlike no other university with multiple sports teams to enjoy year-round.

Kenya Burton 9/18/2019

West Virginia State University is a small college which provides a more intimate setting for your academic endeavors. Staffing is always welcoming and willing to aid and continued efforts are made to support a wide array of field specialist and professional degrees. In addition, the small town homely environment provides a safety aspect unlike no other university with multiple sports teams to enjoy year-round.