Winston-Salem State University Rankings by Salary Score

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Salary and Debt by Major at Winston-Salem State University

We calculated a salary score for each of Winston-Salem 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 Winston-Salem 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 WSSU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 10 96% 96% $25,000 $38,290 10
Biology, General 59 100% 100% $28,000 $30,230 59
Business Administration, Management and Operations 12 96% 96% $29,210 $32,570 12
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions 44 100% 100% $20,430 $55,100 44
Communication and Media Studies 3 98% 98% $25,000 $21,960 3
Computer and Information Sciences, General 39 95% 95% $29,250 $53,360 39
Computer Science 12 100% 100% Not Reported $44,970 12
Criminal Justice and Corrections 7 98% 98% $26,000 $25,620 7
English Language and Literature, General 51 100% 100% Not Reported $29,690 51
Health and Medical Administrative Services 8 99% 99% $30,170 $27,980 8
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 9 97% 97% $23,250 $23,690 9
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 17 94% 94% $31,000 $25,830 17
Music 45 100% 100% Not Reported $26,900 45
Political Science and Government 21 100% 100% Not Reported $29,690 21
Psychology, General 31 92% 92% $25,000 $27,550 31
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 46 99% 99% $14,200 $64,490 46
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 17 97% 97% $27,960 $24,770 17
Social Work 4 100% 100% $27,430 $24,270 4
Sociology 19 100% 100% $29,000 $27,710 19
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 20 98% 98% $29,200 $31,900 20
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 0 100% 100% Not Reported $21,050 0

Salary Scores for WSSU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Health and Medical Administrative Services 17 100% 100% Not Reported $45,530 17
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 39 100% 100% $30,000 $94,410 39
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 49 99% 99% $31,090 $56,580 49

Salary Scores for WSSU Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 48 100% 100% $56,920 $70,340 48

Most Recent Reviews

Ashley George 5/31/2019

Attending and graduating Winston Salem State University was A humbling experience. I didnt know that i would become the woman I am today..If I was to go back 4 years from now and become a incoming freshman all over again, I would not believe that I would accomplish all of the things that I have accomplished today. I have studied abroad, I have been an active member of multiple organizations, I have been a student leader, I was hired within multiple departments. The TRIO program, the provost, the study abroad... Read More

Danielle Dove Maynor 3/27/2019

Winston-Salem State University is one of the best historically black universities in North Carolina! I attended Winston-Salem State University 2011-2015 and received a degree in Birth-Kindergarten Education. Although I had just turned eighteen when I began my undergrad experience and was hours away from my family, State managed to provide a nurturing environment. Freshmen, traditional and non-traditional, moved in and attended sessions a week before upper level students returned back to school. This allowed... Read More