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Salaries by Major at Texas Christian University

How much money do Texas Christian University graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $48,600 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $57,600 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 TCU 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 $64,600 followed by Engineering paying $64,400 and Business Administration, Management and Operations graduates who have a median starting income of $61,200 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Doctoral Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $157,100 followed by Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Master's Degree) at $115,400 and Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) who earn $90,800 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Texas 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 Texas Christian University graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Doctoral Degree) $157,100
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Master's Degree) $115,400
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Master's Degree) $90,800
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $64,600
Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $64,400
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $61,200
Accounting and Related Services (Master's Degree) $60,100
Educational Administration and Supervision (Master's Degree) $59,800
Finance and Financial Management Services (Bachelorís Degree) $58,300
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $49,000
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $48,500
Economics (Bachelorís Degree) $47,300
Theological and Ministerial Studies (Master's Degree) $46,600
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (Bachelorís Degree) $46,100
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $45,600
Design and Applied Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $45,100
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Master's Degree) $44,500
Social Work (Master's Degree) $44,500
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (Bachelorís Degree) $42,100
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $40,000
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $38,900
Specialized Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $38,600
Political Science and Government (Bachelorís Degree) $36,900
Journalism (Bachelorís Degree) $36,600
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication (Bachelorís Degree) $29,100
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $28,800
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Bachelorís Degree) $25,700
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft (Bachelorís Degree) $14,400

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=228875 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Texas Christian University.