Northern State University Rankings by Salary Score

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Northern State University's Top Ranking

Northern State University is ranked on 1 list of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Northern State University

We calculated a salary score for each of Northern 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 Northern 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 NSU Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 26 100% 100% $25,000 $43,430 26
Biology, General 88 94% 94% $18,750 $35,270 88
Business Administration, Management and Operations 37 100% 100% $27,000 $40,090 37
English Language and Literature, General 12 94% 94% Not Reported $22,580 12
Finance and Financial Management Services 17 100% 100% Not Reported $41,010 17
Fine and Studio Arts 42 100% 100% Not Reported $25,190 42
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 80 100% 100% $21,500 $34,300 80
History 17 100% 100% Not Reported $24,420 17
Marketing 14 93% 93% Not Reported $35,060 14
Sociology 68 93% 93% Not Reported $35,060 68
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 66 100% 100% $25,570 $37,860 66
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 80 100% 100% $26,500 $41,340 80

Salary Scores for NSU Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Curriculum and Instruction 43 100% 100% Not Reported $48,140 43
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 41 100% 100% Not Reported $40,900 41
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 41 100% 100% Not Reported $43,240 41

Most Recent Reviews

Anonymous 11/30/2015

NSU was a great school for music, and the community was very supportive of the fine arts department. The fairly rural location is great for practicing!

Anonymous 9/4/2015

Great school. Small classes. Great facilities. Lots of activities. Best school around