Metropolitan State University Rankings by Salary Score

Metropolitan State University's Top Rankings

Metropolitan State University is ranked on 8 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Metropolitan State University

We calculated a salary score for each of Metropolitan State University's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at Metropolitan State University to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Salary Scores for Metro State Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 54 99% $20,700 $49,290 54
Applied Mathematics 41 92% Not Reported $52,110 41
Biology, General 99 91% $15,710 $40,700 99
Business Administration, Management and Operations 75 96% $19,000 $48,950 75
Chemistry 42 100% Not Reported $36,850 42
Communication and Media Studies 88 95% $20,000 $41,010 88
Computer Science 60 95% $18,750 $72,550 60
Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management 39 100% $25,000 $52,110 39
Criminal Justice and Corrections 87 99% $18,800 $43,050 87
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 90 94% Not Reported $28,960 90
Economics 89 92% Not Reported $63,010 89
English Language and Literature, General 65 78% Not Reported $31,670 65
Finance and Financial Management Services 32 100% $17,000 $46,090 32
Human Resources Management and Services 41 98% $21,760 $44,310 41
Human Services, General 90 98% $20,000 $38,690 90
Information Science/Studies 57 97% $21,920 $55,150 57
International Business 85 93% Not Reported $55,960 85
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 59 97% $21,250 $34,530 59
Management Information Systems and Services 27 98% $17,420 $47,850 27
Marketing 78 99% $18,000 $47,730 78
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 100 96% $23,170 $49,020 100
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 79 95% $19,260 $43,720 79
Psychology, General 90 98% $17,500 $35,960 90
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 60 100% $12,500 $68,410 60
Research and Experimental Psychology 19 100% Not Reported $26,590 19
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 85 88% $13,300 $37,210 85
Social Sciences, General 67 96% $19,100 $37,750 67
Social Work 95 100% $17,610 $39,370 95
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 69 94% $19,000 $38,290 69
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 26 95% $21,750 $33,280 26

Salary Scores for Metro State Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 27 97% $38,620 $57,320 27
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 4 100% $40,750 $61,520 4
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 95 100% Not Reported $53,780 95

Salary Scores for Metro State Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 37 100% $67,000 $108,090 37

Salary Scores for Metro State Certificates

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Criminal Justice and Corrections 92 100% Not Reported $57,320 92

Most Recent Reviews

Frustrated 12/14/2020

Do NOT waste time or money. The people in charge are beyond rude and uncaring. When you ask for help they won't do anything other than tell you to study more. Even if you get 100% on assignment, if test scores are below 78% they don't count your course work and you fail.

Jamie 4/30/2020

I agree with some of the reviews earlier that some professors are well respected. However, that is not the case to some of the professors who teach at the doctorate level. They only see things from their perspective and they only consult within themselves when it comes to students' progress. And when they include their student in the process, his/her opinion does not matter at the end. Egocentrism exists in several of the doctorate level professors and their student point of view is out of the window. I would... Read More