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Hampden-Sydney College

Chemistry, General (40.0501)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Chemistry, General
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BS
2010 CIP Code: 400501

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesNo

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2017-1810115
2018-19785
2019-207112
2020-2112125
2021-221056

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 3,470

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2017-18235
2018-19505
2019-20202
2020-21505
2021-22516
Five Year Summary19423
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years110023119123



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2009-10 (10 years)2928%
2011-12 (8 years)2846%$50,121$66,293$108,423
2014-15 (5 years)2642%$50,573$55,028$66,615
2016-17 (3 years)3628%$34,705$47,492$53,849
2018-19 (18 months)3424%



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-172172.4%$ 25,242$ 37,280$ 38,738$ 46,792
2013-14 to 2017-182475.0%$ 25,242$ 38,434$ 38,248$ 47,756
2014-15 to 2018-192177.8%$ 25,242$ 31,839$ 38,647$ 48,720
2015-16 to 2019-201875.0%$ 25,242$ 26,719$ 38,113$ 48,720
2016-17 to 2020-211672.7%$ 26,240$ 35,721$ 41,480$ 53,194
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-172172.4%$ 25,766$ 46,792$ 51,688$ 67,242
2013-14 to 2017-182475.0%$ 25,514$ 47,002$ 51,127$ 69,574
2014-15 to 2018-192177.8%$ 25,766$ 47,212$ 52,211$ 70,111
2015-16 to 2019-201875.0%$ 25,766$ 47,966$ 54,795$ 75,672
2016-17 to 2020-211672.7%$ 28,720$ 65,995$ 61,002$ 87,399


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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