How much money do Jefferson College graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $26,000 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $32,900 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 JeffCo 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 $48,200 followed by Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants paying $45,000 and Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions graduates who have a median starting income of $41,600 .
Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Jefferson 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.
|Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Associate's Degree)||$48,200|
|Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants (Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma)||$45,000|
|Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Associate's Degree)||$41,600|
|Criminal Justice and Corrections (Associate's Degree)||$40,500|
|Business/Commerce (Associate's Degree)||$31,600|
|Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services (Associate's Degree)||$31,400|
|Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Associate's Degree)||$22,000|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=177676 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Jefferson College.