Widener University Rankings by Salary Score

Salary Scores
 58
Bachelor's
 50
Master's
 32
Doctoral
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Widener University's Top Rankings

Widener University is ranked on 2 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Widener University

We calculated a salary score for each of Widener 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 Widener 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 Widener Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services 97 100% 100% Not Reported $54,660 97

Salary Scores for Widener Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 79 100% 100% $27,000 $55,060 79
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services 83 100% 100% $20,500 $71,020 83
Biology, General 65 95% 95% $27,000 $31,130 65
Business Administration, Management and Operations 37 100% 100% $27,000 $40,090 37
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 44 95% 95% $27,000 $42,680 44
Chemical Engineering 31 95% 95% $27,000 $63,010 31
Civil Engineering 37 100% 100% $27,000 $59,490 37
Computer and Information Sciences, General 24 93% 93% Not Reported $46,480 24
Criminal Justice and Corrections 66 100% 100% $27,000 $38,290 66
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 27 100% 100% Not Reported $65,390 27
Finance and Financial Management Services 56 95% 95% $27,000 $52,110 56
Hospitality Administration/Management 89 100% 100% $25,000 $45,250 89
International Relations and National Security Studies 37 100% 100% Not Reported $33,990 37
Mechanical Engineering 35 100% 100% $27,000 $63,230 35
Political Science and Government 38 100% 100% Not Reported $33,280 38
Psychology, General 82 98% 98% $27,000 $34,300 82
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 2 100% 100% Not Reported $26,350 2
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 62 98% 98% $27,000 $68,770 62
Sociology 91 100% 100% $27,000 $39,730 91
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 86 100% 100% $27,000 $41,190 86
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 44 100% 100% Not Reported $35,950 44

Salary Scores for Widener Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 30 97% 97% $41,000 $59,490 30
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 70 100% 100% Not Reported $79,450 70
Business/Commerce, General 39 100% 100% Not Reported $69,340 39
Education, Other 34 90% 90% $54,930 $44,420 34
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies 75 92% 92% $48,060 $82,000 75
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 57 100% 100% $52,150 $104,750 57
Social Work 54 96% 96% $67,780 $46,340 54

Salary Scores for Widener Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 7 98% 98% $164,500 $51,610 7
Educational Administration and Supervision 58 100% 100% Not Reported $86,870 58
Law 32 96% 96% $128,870 $54,460 32
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 67 100% 100% Not Reported $126,500 67
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 45 100% 100% $98,640 $69,940 45

Most Recent Reviews

E Grande 2/25/2019

Widener University offers an Accelerated Reserved Seat Pre-Physical Therapy program that allows students to finish out their DPT in six years, rather than seven. This program has helped me in many ways and helped me save a lot of money and time in tuition costs. In addition, to this amazing program, Widener University is a diverse culture that focuses on community and leadership. It is a fairly small campus with small class sizes so you get to know your professors and faculty really well. People who work here... Read More

Lisa Duelfer 3/19/2017

I started my college career as an environmental science major. I struggled with the curriculum as I didn't have a strong enough background in the math and advanced sciences needed. My science academic adviser helped me reconfigure my courses to a minor, and I switched my major to social work. The Widener Social work program is built with two goals in mind: to do clinical social work and eventually earn your masters in social work, and to double as a psychology major. Since I wanted to do community work with... Read More