PSC Student Outcomes
Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time39% vs. 41.9% national median
|Years||Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree|
|within 4 years||7% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 5 years||25% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 6 years||31% earned a bachelor degree|
A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Philander Smith College. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Philander Smith College is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.
Average Salary After 10 Years$26,800 vs. $34,300 national median
|after 6 years||$23,200 per year|
|after 7 years||$24,800 per year|
|after 8 years||$24,100 per year|
|after 9 years||$28,800 per year|
|after 10 years||$26,800 per year|
10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Philander Smith College students who are working and no longer in school is $26,800, which is 22% below the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.
Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates$31,000
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans82%
Median Loan Payment$320 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans35% vs. 47% national average
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=107600 IPEDS survey data for Philander Smith College.