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Salaries by Major at Augustana College

How much money do Augustana College graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $39,600 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $55,100 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 Augustana graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Accounting and Related Services with a median starting salary of $51,600 followed by Computer Science paying $49,500 and Business Administration, Management and Operations graduates who have a median starting income of $44,300 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Augustana College 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 Augustana College graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $51,600
Computer Science (Bachelorís Degree) $49,500
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $44,300
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $37,400
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $37,400
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (Bachelorís Degree) $36,600
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $32,500
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $27,400
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $26,400
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $26,200
Design and Applied Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $25,000
Sociology (Bachelorís Degree) $24,900
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (Bachelorís Degree) $24,200
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (Bachelorís Degree) $19,700

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=143084 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Augustana College.