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Abilene Christian University Salaries

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Salaries by Major at Abilene Christian University

How much money do Abilene Christian University graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $36,500 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $46,000 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 Abilene Christian 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 $58,400 followed by Marketing paying $42,200 and Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods graduates who have a median starting income of $42,000 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Accounting and Related Services (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $61,000 followed by Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (Master's Degree) at $60,100 and Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (Master's Degree) who earn $53,300 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Abilene Christian 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 Abilene Christian University graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Accounting and Related Services (Master's Degree) $61,000
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (Master's Degree) $60,100
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $58,400
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (Master's Degree) $53,300
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution (Graduate/Professional Certificate) $50,600
Educational Administration and Supervision (Master's Degree) $49,200
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $42,200
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $42,000
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $41,600
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology (Master's Degree) $39,200
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution (Master's Degree) $37,900
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (Bachelorís Degree) $30,700

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=222178 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Abilene Christian University.