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Tuskegee University Salaries

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Salaries by Major at Tuskegee University

How much money do Tuskegee University graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $34,500 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $40,900 on average.

In terms of specific areas of study, the following is a ranking of degree programs by the median first-year starting salaries for Tuskegee University graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Chemical Engineering with a median starting salary of $67,200 followed by Mechanical Engineering paying $65,300 and Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering graduates who have a median starting income of $64,600 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Veterinary Medicine (First Professional Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $69,700 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Tuskegee University graduates who received federal financial aid in the form of grants or loans. Not all graduates or fields of study are represented as data for some degree programs are omitted for privacy purposes.

Median first-year earnings for Tuskegee University graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Veterinary Medicine (First Professional Degree) $69,700
Chemical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $67,200
Mechanical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $65,300
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $64,600
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $58,100
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $50,100
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $48,000
General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $42,700
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $27,300
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $21,700
Animal Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $19,800

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=102377 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Tuskegee University.