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Rowan University Salaries

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Salaries by Major at Rowan University

How much money do Rowan University graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $38,900 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $53,300 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 Rowan University 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 $69,000 followed by Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering paying $67,200 and Computer and Information Sciences graduates who have a median starting income of $59,000 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Educational Administration and Supervision (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $65,700 followed by Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) at $62,300 and Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (Master's Degree) who earn $57,400 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Rowan 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 Rowan University graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $69,000
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $67,200
Educational Administration and Supervision (Master's Degree) $65,700
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) $62,300
Computer and Information Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $59,000
Mechanical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $58,800
Civil Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $58,200
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (Master's Degree) $57,400
Medicine (Doctoral Degree) $56,900
Osteopathic Medicine/Osteopathy (Doctoral Degree) $55,500
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (Master's Degree) $55,400
Chemical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $54,500
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology (Master's Degree) $53,700
Education (Master's Degree) $51,400
Finance and Financial Management Services (Bachelorís Degree) $50,000
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $46,900
Mathematics (Bachelorís Degree) $44,600
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $42,400
Student Counseling and Personnel Services (Master's Degree) $42,300
Human Resources Management and Services (Bachelorís Degree) $42,200
Physics (Bachelorís Degree) $40,700
Geography and Cartography (Bachelorís Degree) $39,800
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (Bachelorís Degree) $36,300
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Bachelorís Degree) $36,300
Natural Resources Conservation and Research (Bachelorís Degree) $35,900
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (Bachelorís Degree) $35,300
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $34,500
Music (Bachelorís Degree) $33,000
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $32,100
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $30,900
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $30,900
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $30,800
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $29,600
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions (Master's Degree) $29,300
Sociology (Bachelorís Degree) $28,600
Fine and Studio Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $26,800
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $26,400
History (Bachelorís Degree) $26,200
Journalism (Bachelorís Degree) $25,500
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other (Bachelorís Degree) $24,300
Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians (Bachelorís Degree) $23,000

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=184782 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Rowan University.