How much money do Union College graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $36,000 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $46,200 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 Union College 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 $59,600 followed by Business Administration, Management and Operations paying $33,300 .
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 $93,700 .
Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Union 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.
|Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Master's Degree)||$93,700|
|Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree)||$59,600|
|Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree)||$33,300|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=181738 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Union College.