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Salaries by Major at Carthage College

How much money do Carthage College graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $36,700 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $48,800 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 Carthage graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Accounting and Related Services with a median starting salary of $52,400 followed by Finance and Financial Management Services paying $52,100 and Business Administration, Management and Operations graduates who have a median starting income of $46,700 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for Carthage 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.

Median first-year earnings for Carthage College graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $52,400
Finance and Financial Management Services (Bachelorís Degree) $52,100
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $46,700
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $44,000
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (Bachelorís Degree) $42,600
Special Education and Teaching (Bachelorís Degree) $38,500
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $37,800
Design and Applied Arts (Bachelorís Degree) $34,200
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $33,000
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (Bachelorís Degree) $30,100
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $30,000
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $29,700
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $28,900
Music (Bachelorís Degree) $22,700
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $20,800

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=238476 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for Carthage College.