Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Pepperdine University offers 107 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 66 Bachelor's, 34 Master's, 4 Doctorate (research), 2 Doctorate (professional), 1 Post-BS Certificate programs.
We note that Pepperdine University is an online complete school that all programs are offered via only online learning.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 2,691 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from Pepperdine University.
The following table summarizes the offered degrees and programs with number of programs and number of completers.

Number of Programs with Completers

Number of ProgramsNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Completers
Bachelor's661932
Master's34121,472
Doctorate (research)4088
Doctorate (professional)20199
Post-BS Certificate10-
Total107132,691

Best Programs

BachelorMasterDoctoral
Bachelor Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Accounting$61,900
Business Administration and Management$54,600
Economics$49,700
International Business/Trade/Commerce$44,900
Organizational Communication$41,700
Master Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Business Administration and Management$89,700
Public Policy Analysis$49,300
Psychology$45,000
Clinical Psychology$41,400
Doctoral Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Educational Leadership and Administration$91,000

Popular Programs

Bachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

Bachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Doctorate (Practice)Post-Bachelor's
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 16 completers-
Asian Studies/Civilization1-
European Studies/Civilization2-
Latin American Studies2-
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 204 completers-
Communication7-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric7-
Journalism17-
Radio and Television26$28,900
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication36-
Organizational Communication8$41,700
Advertising43-
International and Intercultural Communication13-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (other)47-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 2 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 9 completers-
Education0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education2-
Mathematics Teacher Education4-
Music Teacher Education0-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0-
Chemistry Teacher Education3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 7 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
German Language and Literature0-
French Language and Literature2-
Italian Language and Literature2-
Spanish Language and Literature1-
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 18 completers-
English Language and Literature5-
Creative Writing10-
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies (other)3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 11 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 29 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences29-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 4 completers-
Mathematics4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 50 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Mathematics and Computer Science7-
Natural Sciences1-
Nutrition Sciences8-
International/Global Studies33$35,900
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 62 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness0$25,900
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management9-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science53-
Physical Fitness Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 32 completers-
Philosophy24-
Religion/Religious Studies8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 14 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry5-
Physics9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 63 completers$32,200
Psychology63$32,200
Industrial and Organizational Psychology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 100 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Economics50$49,700
Political Science and Government42-
Sociology8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 48 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0-
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology3-
Acting2-
Directing and Theatrical Production0-
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft (other)8-
Film/Cinema/Video Studies9-
Art/Art Studies11-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation4-
Music11-
Music Theory and Composition0-
Music (other)0-
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business (2 completers) 258 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management191$54,600
Accounting23$61,900
Finance13-
International Business/Trade/Commerce31$44,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 5 completers-
History5-
Total932
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 8 completers-
American/United States Studies/Civilization8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 7 completers-
Communication6-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Radio and Television1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (6 completers) 123 completers-
Education15-
Educational Leadership and Administration9-
Urban Education and Leadership18-
Educational/Instructional Technology11-
Learning Sciences0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)60-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies (2 completers) 15 completers-
Law0-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies2-
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence5-
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 135 completers-
Mathematics0-
Financial Mathematics135-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (2 completers) 60 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Dispute Resolution60-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 5 completers-
Philosophy0-
Religion/Religious Studies5-
Philosophy and Religious Studies (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology And Religious Vocations 1 completers-
Theology And Religious Vocations0-
Divinity/Ministry1-
Theological and Ministerial Studies (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (5 completers) 298 completers$45,000
Psychology73$45,000
Clinical Psychology201$41,400
Applied Behavior Analysis24-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 22 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Policy Analysis22$49,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 6 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Playwriting and Screenwriting6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 792 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management588$89,700
Organizational Leadership20-
Accounting0-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies1-
Finance0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration46-
Human Resources Development25-
International Business/Trade/Commerce80-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)32-
Real Estate0-
Total1,472
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 88 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration72$91,000
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)1-
Educational/Instructional Technology15-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Total88
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 31 completers-
Clinical Psychology31$69,400
Total199
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 0 completers-
Nutrition Sciences0-
Total0