Minnesota State University-Moorhead Rankings Based on Salary

  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead ranks better than 63% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead ranks better than 60% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Minnesota State University-Moorhead's Top Rankings

Salary and Debt by Major at Minnesota State University-Moorhead

We calculated a salary score for each of Minnesota State University-Moorhead'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 Minnesota State University-Moorhead to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is a weighted average of all of its program scores. Data is sourced from the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and was last updated in December 2020. It reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid.

Salary Scores for MSU Moorhead Bachelor's Degrees

MSU Moorhead ranks higher than 63% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 43% $22,500 $47,260 43%
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 25% Not Reported $38,289 25%
Anthropology 38% Not Reported $25,194 38%
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management 23% Not Reported $24,421 23%
Biology, General 65% $21,631 $31,133 65%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 59% $20,500 $44,890 59%
Communication and Media Studies 59% $24,398 $34,963 59%
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 60% $18,250 $27,488 60%
Computer Science 25% $19,277 $54,869 25%
Construction Management 68% $23,000 $67,660 68%
Criminal Justice and Corrections 81% $21,500 $41,426 81%
Design and Applied Arts 63% $25,313 $37,699 63%
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 73% Not Reported $25,967 73%
English Language and Literature, General 31% Not Reported $26,585 31%
Film/Video and Photographic Arts 61% $20,841 $28,055 61%
Finance and Financial Management Services 14% $17,250 $39,729 14%
Fine and Studio Arts 63% $28,000 $28,055 63%
Health and Medical Administrative Services 38% Not Reported $38,289 38%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 66% $25,000 $32,162 66%
History 65% Not Reported $33,459 65%
Journalism 42% Not Reported $31,495 42%
Legal Support Services 68% $18,194 $38,289 68%
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 60% $31,000 $38,829 60%
Political Science and Government 23% Not Reported $30,305 23%
Psychology, General 58% $23,230 $30,870 58%
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 51% $25,000 $38,072 51%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 58% $14,914 $67,660 58%
Social Work 96% $19,500 $39,609 96%
Sociology 99% $25,916 $45,128 99%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 60% $24,367 $37,186 60%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 57% $25,250 $37,826 57%

Salary Scores for MSU Moorhead Master's Degrees

MSU Moorhead ranks higher than 33% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services 18% $32,728 $49,962 18%
Curriculum and Instruction 59% $15,360 $51,106 59%
Educational Administration and Supervision 18% $18,087 $44,356 18%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 12% Not Reported $73,949 12%
Special Education and Teaching 43% Not Reported $48,823 43%
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 28% $41,000 $40,821 28%

Salary Scores for MSU Moorhead Doctoral Degrees

MSU Moorhead ranks higher than 9% of colleges for doctorates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 9% $49,000 $52,733 9%

Minnesota State University-Moorhead Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Kevin Foster 1/2/2021

Managable course schedule for working adults, I took 2 classes per semester (6 to 8 credits at a time) and graduated in two years. The faculty really go to bat for their students. I ran into some complications during my final semester and my advisor and instructors worked together to help me through it. Earning a BSN added between $15 to $20k to my earning potential as a RN (moving from LTC nursing to acute care) so the education paid for itself in a single year. I highly recommend MSUM Moorhead for your RN... Read More

Jenna Hafner 6/15/2018

MSUM is an excellent and affordable university. I had small class sizes, dedicated and knowledgable professors, and access to many resources that helped me obtain my degree. I was able to take the classes that I want, and even design my own course to fit my educational and professional goals. I spent my first year of college at a private college, and was very unhappy with the education I was receiving for the cost I was paying. MSUM had higher quality courses, in my opinion, and more options. The accepted... Read More