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Salaries by Major at Quinnipiac University

How much money do Quinnipiac University graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $50,100 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $65,500 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 Quinnipiac 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 $72,600 followed by Accounting and Related Services paying $59,800 and Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions graduates who have a median starting income of $59,500 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $115,300 followed by Medical Clinical Sciences/Graduate Medical Studies (Master's Degree) at $110,500 and Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Doctoral Degree) who earn $103,400 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Quinnipiac 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 Quinnipiac University graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Master's Degree) $115,300
Medical Clinical Sciences/Graduate Medical Studies (Master's Degree) $110,500
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Doctoral Degree) $103,400
Physiology, Pathology and Related Sciences (Master's Degree) $95,500
Human Resources Management and Services (Master's Degree) $79,400
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $72,600
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Doctoral Degree) $72,000
Educational Administration and Supervision (First Professional Degree) $71,400
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Master's Degree) $69,300
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) $66,000
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $59,800
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Bachelorís Degree) $59,500
Information Science/Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $55,800
Law (First Professional Degree) $54,300
Finance and Financial Management Services (Bachelorís Degree) $49,700
Communication and Media Studies (Master's Degree) $48,000
Social Work (Master's Degree) $47,100
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Master's Degree) $46,200
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $41,700
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (Bachelorís Degree) $39,900
Computer Software and Media Applications (Bachelorís Degree) $38,500
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $34,800
Journalism (Bachelorís Degree) $34,100
Legal Professions and Studies, Other (Bachelorís Degree) $33,100
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $31,800
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $31,700
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $31,500
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other (Bachelorís Degree) $30,100

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=130226 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Quinnipiac University.