Wharton County Junior College Rankings by Salary Score

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Salary and Debt by Major at Wharton County Junior College

We calculated a Salary Score for each of Wharton County Junior 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 Wharton County Junior College 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 Score ™ for WCJC Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 67 100% 100% Not Reported $51,480 67
Dental Support Services and Allied Professions 77 95% 95% Not Reported $56,420 77
Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians 17 88% 88% Not Reported $36,140 17
Health and Medical Administrative Services 61 88% 88% Not Reported $30,770 61
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 29 89% 89% $9,500 $22,190 29
Nuclear and Industrial Radiologic Technologies/Technicians 50 100% 100% Not Reported $47,260 50
Physical Science Technologies/Technicians 58 98% 98% $9,500 $61,520 58
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 58 100% 100% $11,250 $59,990 58

Salary Score ™ for WCJC Certificates

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 59 100% 100% $5,500 $45,700 59
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services 72 84% 84% $6,120 $19,680 72
Criminal Justice and Corrections 65 94% 94% $6,720 $46,380 65
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR) 47 87% 87% Not Reported $33,460 47
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants 89 93% 93% Not Reported $45,380 89
Precision Metal Working 94 97% 97% Not Reported $43,800 94

Most Recent Reviews

Anonymous 8/31/2021

Do not come to this school if you have either zero knowledge about the program or if you skin is brown. The reason why i am saying this is because practically my class was more Hispanic than white and by the end of the first year the class was mostly full of Caucasian. The first semester is nothing compare as the second one. Teachers always say that they are for you and tell you to go to them if you need help but at the end they go back and talk bad about you to other teachers. Whenever you start having patients... Read More

Anonymous 5/14/2021

Racism is a festering, ugly component of this program. My very first day I was warned by more than one fellow classmate about it. Several of which where white classmates. I was warned that it didn’t matter how hard I worked that it would not be enough. I was warned that I should plan on not passing. I remember thinking to myself “ not me! I work hard, I am an all As student”. I can say that unfortunately this was true. Multiple racially charged things where said to or about me by more than one instructor.... Read More