TWU alumni find work in an assortment of industries including the health care services industry, clinical care, and the internet advertising industry. The education industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. Former TWU graduates bring in around $67K on average.
Male graduates of TWU out-earn their female counterparts significantly, earning an average of $78K versus $62K for women. Women are more likely to graduate from this school than men, given the 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio.
A large number of students head to Dallas, Texas after college. TWU alumni seeking the highest salaries end up in Houston, Texas, which offers a median salary of about $62K. On the other hand, TWU alumni who end up in Plano, Texas receive the lowest median salary of approximately $54K. In addition, grads flock to Charlotte, N.C. as well as Denton, Texas.
A Master of Business Administration (MBA), Accounting earns TWU students the most money after college (an average $82K per year). Average annual salaries for those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) are the lowest of the pack, earning $44K.
Former Pioneers with ADP Payroll System abilities can expect to make 20 percent more than their former classmates (approximately $81K). Microsoft Office is a popular skill among TWU alumni, with nearly one in six workers reporting using it on the job. Microsoft Excel, Project Management, and Microsoft Word are among other dominant skills.
Benefits and Perks
Close to half of the respondents report receiving paid vacation days, but just one-third of alumni are paid for sick leave. A majority of respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health benefits extend to a majority of the survey participants, and more than half of alums also receive dental coverage. Additional benefits handed to Texas Woman's University alumni include a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and free drinks.
Alumni of Indiana State University pick up average paychecks of around $69K, which is closest to the amount made by TWU grads among similar schools. Other schools similar to TWU include Texas A & M University-Commerce, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and Texas Southern University.