Willamette University Rankings by Salary Score

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Salary and Debt by Major at Willamette University

We calculated a Salary Score for each of Willamette 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 Willamette 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 Score ™ for Willamette University Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Anthropology 56 95% 95% Not Reported $27,480 56
Biology, General 59 87% 87% $23,600 $30,230 59
Chemistry 34 95% 95% $24,930 $35,330 34
Communication and Media Studies 11 100% 100% $27,000 $25,770 11
Economics 28 100% 100% $19,500 $42,120 28
English Language and Literature, General 29 100% 100% $27,000 $26,350 29
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 10 93% 93% $25,000 $24,040 10
History 17 95% 95% $27,000 $24,420 17
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 6 100% 100% $19,500 $22,190 6
Political Science and Government 42 95% 95% $20,500 $33,990 42
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 68 100% 100% Not Reported $32,930 68
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 17 91% 91% $23,250 $26,120 17
Sociology 78 95% 95% $24,900 $36,850 78

Salary Score ™ for Willamette University Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 61 99% 99% $59,420 $76,800 61

Salary Score ™ for Willamette University Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Law 36 93% 93% $147,910 $57,320 36

Most Recent Reviews

Anonymous 3/5/2022

Willamette University is pathetic excuse of a university. Curriculars, exclusive. Support, lacking. Finance, mute. It’s main motive, money. Its apathetic motto-Not unto ourselves alone are we born- is better read as unto ourselves we are born to conquer. Defaced as pretentious exclusivity and misjudged for virtuous care to others, I would not recommend attending this university. I’ll relate my experience for you to be the judge. The purpose being so that you may make the best choice of post-secondary education.... Read More

Patricia 10/22/2020

I've had a great experience at Willamette. My classes have been very interesting and I've learned so much, and the professors are incredibly kind and supportive. I've met lifelong friends here, and I so appreciate the sense of community that is in all parts of Willamette. Though Salem isn't my favorite city, there are plenty of things to do, and I really appreciate the proximity to so many experiences in nature.