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Salaries by Major at University of Central Arkansas

How much money do University of Central Arkansas graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $31,300 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $40,800 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 University of Central Arkansas graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing with a median starting salary of $56,300 followed by Computer and Information Sciences paying $51,700 and Management Information Systems and Services graduates who have a median starting income of $46,200 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $87,600 followed by Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Doctoral Degree) at $69,900 and Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Master's Degree) who earn $66,300 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for University of Central Arkansas 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 University of Central Arkansas graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Master's Degree) $87,600
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Doctoral Degree) $69,900
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Master's Degree) $66,300
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $56,300
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (Master's Degree) $56,000
Computer and Information Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $51,700
Library Science, Other (Master's Degree) $48,100
Management Information Systems and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $46,200
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $43,700
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (Master's Degree) $43,500
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Bachelorís Degree) $42,700
Student Counseling and Personnel Services (Master's Degree) $41,500
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences (Master's Degree) $40,200
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Master's Degree) $39,800
Finance and Financial Management Services (Bachelorís Degree) $38,200
Business/Commerce (Bachelorís Degree) $38,100
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $35,800
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (Bachelorís Degree) $35,400
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $35,100
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (Bachelorís Degree) $34,600
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (Bachelorís Degree) $33,700
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other (Bachelorís Degree) $30,000
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $30,000
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (Bachelorís Degree) $27,900
Sociology (Bachelorís Degree) $27,400
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $26,700
History (Bachelorís Degree) $25,300
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $24,300
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $23,300
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $23,300
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $22,600
Fine and Studio Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $19,300
Film/Video and Photographic Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $12,900

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=106704 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for University of Central Arkansas.