Top Visual and Performing Arts, General Bachelors degree Programs - 2018

The average starting salary for a graduate with a degree in Visual and Performing Arts, General is $39600

Total Students
1,681
Total Males
588 (35%)
Total Females
1,093 (65%)
 

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George Mason University 251 112 (6.7%) 2.2% 71 (63%) 41 (37%) 163 $52,100 $88,300
The University of Texas at Austin 98 85 (5.1%) .8% 63 (74%) 22 (26%) 79 $53,400 $96,400
University of California-San Diego 75 64 (3.8%) 1% 42 (66%) 22 (34%) 36 $54,400 $108,000
Longwood University 494 57 (3.4%) 6.1% 40 (70%) 17 (30%) 590 $39,700 $71,200
Christopher Newport University 243 53 (3.2%) 4.4% 35 (66%) 18 (34%) 706 $44,500 $67,300
Bloomfield College 1478 49 (2.9%) 17.2% 12 (24%) 37 (76%) 454 $40,800 $74,900
Azusa Pacific University 468 49 (2.9%) 2.9% 25 (51%) 24 (49%) 441 $41,400 $75,400
State University of New York at New Paltz 226 48 (2.9%) 2.7% 33 (69%) 15 (31%) 706 $40,400 $67,300
Mississippi State University 527 44 (2.6%) 1.3% 22 (50%) 22 (50%) 370 $45,200 $77,700
New Mexico State University-Main Campus 1032 44 (2.6%) 1.6% 35 (80%) 9 (20%) 307 $46,500 $81,500
The University of Texas at Dallas 172 41 (2.4%) 1.3% 30 (73%) 11 (27%) 348 $51,100 $79,100
Stockton University 272 38 (2.3%) 1.8% 25 (66%) 13 (34%) 555 $41,700 $72,200
University of Colorado Colorado Springs 902 37 (2.2%) 2.2% 27 (73%) 10 (27%) 466 $46,400 $74,700
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 147 36 (2.1%) .3% 22 (61%) 14 (39%) 172 $54,300 $87,800
The University of Tennessee-Martin 870 35 (2.1%) 2.8% 18 (51%) 17 (49%) 901 $40,100 $58,100
Bennington College 457 33 (2%) 20% 20 (61%) 13 (39%)
Kennesaw State University 30 (1.8%) .6% 14 (47%) 16 (53%)
California State University-San Marcos 952 27 (1.6%) 1.3% 14 (52%) 13 (48%) 517 $45,900 $73,100
School of the Art Institute of Chicago 583 25 (1.5%) 3.1% 19 (76%) 6 (24%) 663 $39,700 $69,100
Rogers State University 25 (1.5%) 6.2% 18 (72%) 7 (28%)
University of Southern Mississippi 807 24 (1.4%) 1% 16 (67%) 8 (33%) 841 $39,700 $61,900
Wichita State University 946 23 (1.4%) 1.1% 17 (74%) 6 (26%) 479 $44,000 $74,400
Temple University 408 23 (1.4%) .4% 17 (74%) 6 (26%) 370 $45,600 $77,700
Arizona State University-West 223 22 (1.3%) 2.4% 9 (41%) 13 (59%)
Southeast Missouri State University 793 22 (1.3%) 1.3% 18 (82%) 4 (18%) 855 $37,700 $61,100
University of Mary Washington 222 20 (1.2%) 2% 13 (65%) 7 (35%) 404 $46,200 $76,600
Virginia State University 1090 20 (1.2%) 2.3% 9 (45%) 11 (55%) 895 $39,100 $58,700
Jackson State University 1128 19 (1.1%) 1.9% 9 (47%) 10 (53%) 929 $40,000 $55,400
Savannah State University 1495 18 (1.1%) 3.5% 10 (56%) 8 (44%) 898 $37,300 $58,300
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington 863 18 (1.1%) 2.7% 8 (44%) 10 (56%)
Oregon State University 471 17 (1%) .3% 13 (76%) 4 (24%) 176 $50,300 $87,600
Gallaudet University 988 16 (1%) 6.5% 10 (63%) 6 (38%)
University of Louisiana at Lafayette 907 15 (.9%) .5% 8 (53%) 7 (47%) 516 $45,500 $73,200
SUNY at Purchase College 288 15 (.9%) 1.6% 9 (60%) 6 (40%) 474 $43,200 $74,500
Warren Wilson College 1196 15 (.9%) 7.7% 11 (73%) 4 (27%)
University of Houston-Downtown 1500 14 (.8%) .5% 12 (86%) 2 (14%) 416 $47,000 $76,200
Champlain College 496 14 (.8%) 2.4% 4 (29%) 10 (71%)
Harvard University 2 13 (.8%) .7% 5 (38%) 8 (62%) 10 $65,200 $123,000
Missouri State University-Springfield 616 13 (.8%) .4% 7 (54%) 6 (46%) 631 $40,300 $70,000
Siena College 218 13 (.8%) 1.8% 10 (77%) 3 (23%) 279 $46,800 $82,500
Southern Virginia University 1254 13 (.8%) 13.7% 9 (69%) 4 (31%)
University of Pennsylvania 8 12 (.7%) .4% 9 (75%) 3 (25%) 8 $62,200 $124,000
Iowa State University 261 12 (.7%) .2% 8 (67%) 4 (33%) 283 $51,200 $82,400
SUNY College at Old Westbury 983 11 (.7%) 1.1% 2 (18%) 9 (82%) 526 $39,800 $73,000
Delta State University 1230 11 (.7%) 2.2% 8 (73%) 3 (27%) 914 $39,600 $56,800
College of the Holy Cross 71 11 (.7%) 1.6% 8 (73%) 3 (27%) 133 $49,800 $90,500
LaGrange College 942 11 (.7%) 6% 11 (100%) 0
University of San Francisco 248 10 (.6%) .6% 8 (80%) 2 (20%) 65 $51,100 $99,500
Worcester State University 698 10 (.6%) .9% 6 (60%) 4 (40%) 361 $44,700 $78,100
Wheelock College 10 (.6%) 6% 10 (100%) 0
Clayton State University 1310 10 (.6%) 1% 8 (80%) 2 (20%) 746 $42,600 $65,700
University of Maine at Farmington 742 10 (.6%) 2.9% 7 (70%) 3 (30%) 936 $39,900 $54,900
San Jose State University 752 10 (.6%) .2% 10 (100%) 0 75 $56,800 $97,700
University of St Francis 622 9 (.5%) 2.1% 8 (89%) 1 (11%) 512 $43,500 $73,400
Mississippi University for Women 1251 9 (.5%) 1.2% 7 (78%) 2 (22%) 957 $40,000 $50,600
California State University-Channel Islands 608 9 (.5%) .6% 9 (100%) 0
Point Loma Nazarene University 282 9 (.5%) 1.4% 8 (89%) 1 (11%) 423 $44,400 $76,000
Tusculum College 1346 9 (.5%) 2.3% 4 (44%) 5 (56%) 941 $36,000 $54,300
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts 627 9 (.5%) 2.5% 5 (56%) 4 (44%) 875 $38,200 $59,900
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus 531 9 (.5%) 1.9% 6 (67%) 3 (33%) 242 $46,200 $83,900
University of Mount Olive 1186 8 (.5%) 1.2% 5 (63%) 3 (38%) 807 $36,400 $63,200
Wittenberg University 816 8 (.5%) 2.2% 8 (100%) 0 91 $44,500 $94,900
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus 739 8 (.5%) .3% 6 (75%) 2 (25%) 564 $42,000 $71,900
Johnson C Smith University 1283 8 (.5%) 3% 5 (63%) 3 (38%)
North Carolina Central University 879 8 (.5%) .7% 6 (75%) 2 (25%) 941 $36,500 $54,300
William Jessup University 581 7 (.4%) 2.7% 6 (86%) 1 (14%)
Jacksonville University 1188 7 (.4%) .8% 3 (43%) 4 (57%) 568 $49,100 $71,800
Rice University 25 7 (.4%) .7% 2 (29%) 5 (71%) 24 $62,300 $113,000
The University of Montana-Western 7 (.4%) 2.9% 7 (100%) 0
Milligan College 6 (.4%) 2.9% 5 (83%) 1 (17%)
Fort Valley State University 1342 6 (.4%) 1.4% 4 (67%) 2 (33%)
Arizona State University-Tempe 309 6 (.4%) .1% 5 (83%) 1 (17%) 304 $49,300 $81,600
California Baptist University 800 5 (.3%) .4% 5 (100%) 0 829 $42,000 $62,200
University of Southern California 50 5 (.3%) .1% 5 (100%) 0 60 $56,100 $100,000
Seattle University 234 5 (.3%) .4% 4 (80%) 1 (20%) 146 $52,000 $89,400
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona 418 5 (.3%) 1.3% 2 (40%) 3 (60%)
CUNY Lehman College 846 5 (.3%) .2% 5 (100%) 0 845 $40,900 $61,600
Eckerd College 390 4 (.2%) .8% 4 (100%) 0 558 $43,400 $72,100
Lees-McRae College 1412 4 (.2%) 1.7% 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
Neumann University 1099 4 (.2%) .8% 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
Loras College 543 4 (.2%) 1.3% 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
Marlboro College 530 4 (.2%) 8.5% 3 (75%) 1 (25%)
Antioch College 3 (.2%) 6.3% 3 (100%) 0
Stonehill College 162 3 (.2%) .4% 3 (100%) 0 138 $47,400 $89,800
St Bonaventure University 475 3 (.2%) .7% 2 (67%) 1 (33%)
Michigan Technological University 375 3 (.2%) .3% 2 (67%) 1 (33%) 49 $63,000 $102,000
Tennessee Wesleyan University 1166 3 (.2%) 1.3% 3 (100%) 0
Saint Augustine's University 1510 3 (.2%) 1.8% 2 (67%) 1 (33%)
St- Gregory's University 3 (.2%) 2.7% 3 (100%) 0
Drexel University 437 3 (.2%) .1% 2 (67%) 1 (33%) 111 $57,700 $92,900
Gannon University 567 3 (.2%) .5% 1 (33%) 2 (67%) 392 $42,900 $77,000
Reinhardt University 1407 3 (.2%) 1.4% 3 (100%) 0
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania 3 (.2%) 1.9% 3 (100%) 0
St Andrews University 1489 2 (.1%) 1.9% 1 (50%) 1 (50%)
University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg 869 2 (.1%) .8% 1 (50%) 1 (50%)
College of Mount Saint Vincent 821 2 (.1%) .6% 1 (50%) 1 (50%)
Duke University 17 2 (.1%) .1% 2 (100%) 0 13 $61,300 $119,000
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania 751 2 (.1%) .2% 1 (50%) 1 (50%) 765 $39,500 $64,700
Haverford College 37 2 (.1%) .7% 2 (100%) 0
Cardinal Stritch University 1151 2 (.1%) .5% 1 (50%) 1 (50%) 863 $49,200 $60,500
Millsaps College 340 2 (.1%) 1.2% 2 (100%) 0
Naropa University 1490 1 (.1%) 1.1% 1 (100%) 0
Prescott College 1296 1 (.1%) .9% 1 (100%) 0
Marshall University 895 1 (.1%) .1% 1 (100%) 0 709 $40,400 $67,200
Western Oregon University 1006 1 (.1%) .1% 1 (100%) 0 731 $38,600 $66,400
South Dakota State University 598 1 (.1%) % 1 (100%) 0 434 $43,500 $75,600
Suffolk University 716 1 (.1%) .1% 1 (100%) 0 357 $45,700 $78,400
Oakland University 911 1 (.1%) % 0 1 (100%) 353 $47,300 $78,700
Louisiana College 1383 1 (.1%) .6% 1 (100%) 0
Blue Mountain College 893 1 (.1%) .9% 1 (100%) 0
Pitzer College 108 1 (.1%) .4% 0 1 (100%)
University of Pittsburgh-Bradford 1112 1 (.1%) .4% 0 1 (100%)
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