Williams College's Top Rankings
Williams College is ranked on 7 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.
Salary and Debt by Major at Williams College
We calculated a salary score for each of Williams 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 Williams 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 Scores for Williams Bachelor's Degrees
|Field of Study||Employment Rate||Median Debt||Median Salary|
|Area Studies||Not Reported||$39,730|
|East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||Not Reported||$38,290|
|English Language and Literature, General||$17,750||$36,750|
|Fine and Studio Arts||$12,500||$30,410|
|Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences||Not Reported||$33,990|
|Political Science and Government||$12,700||$45,700|
|Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||Not Reported||$38,870|
|Social Sciences, Other||Not Reported||$82,440|
Most Recent Reviews
Williams provided me with a great learning opportunity. The professors were willing and open to talking to students about anything ranging from academics to personal problems. Of course, no school is perfect, and in the last few years, racial tensions have been highlighted on the campus. However, in my experience, the majority of the student were open to speaking about the problem and the administration was honestly working towards a more inclusive campus. Regardless of the issues, I would recommend the school.... Read More