Winona State University Rankings Based on Salary

  • Winona State University ranks better than 67% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Winona State University ranks better than only 48% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Salary and Debt by Major at Winona State University

We calculated a salary score for each of Winona 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 Winona State University 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 Winona State Associate Degrees

Winona State ranks higher than 54% of colleges for associate degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 54% $14,500 $26,187 54%

Salary Scores for Winona State Bachelor's Degrees

Winona State ranks higher than 67% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 46% $26,000 $47,729 46%
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology 51% Not Reported $33,993 51%
Biology, General 97% $23,750 $38,878 97%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 62% $22,651 $45,625 62%
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions 70% Not Reported $61,218 70%
Communication and Media Studies 61% $24,250 $35,244 61%
Computer Science 38% $25,000 $62,012 38%
Criminal Justice and Corrections 90% $20,500 $44,021 90%
Economics 27% Not Reported $41,937 27%
English Language and Literature, General 17% $19,950 $24,035 17%
Finance and Financial Management Services 45% $23,033 $49,312 45%
Fine and Studio Arts 96% $27,000 $35,594 96%
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 92% $24,000 $36,938 92%
History 75% Not Reported $35,416 75%
Human Resources Management and Services 48% $23,850 $45,735 48%
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies 49% Not Reported $38,289 49%
Management Information Systems and Services 53% Not Reported $55,512 53%
Marketing 63% $22,250 $44,728 63%
Materials Engineering 57% $27,000 $66,401 57%
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 49% $25,500 $36,279 49%
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 66% $27,000 $34,206 66%
Political Science and Government 42% $25,000 $33,993 42%
Psychology, General 77% $24,979 $33,459 77%
Public Health 85% Not Reported $41,193 85%
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 60% $31,000 $39,369 60%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 53% $20,500 $66,529 53%
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 84% $23,250 $40,017 84%
Social Work 98% $24,250 $41,500 98%
Sociology 81% $25,591 $37,424 81%
Special Education and Teaching 79% $27,000 $42,150 79%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 59% $22,500 $37,006 59%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 63% $28,000 $38,630 63%

Salary Scores for Winona State Master's Degrees

Winona State ranks higher than 42% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 20% Not Reported $52,107 20%
Education, General 48% Not Reported $49,729 48%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 43% Not Reported $96,345 43%
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 55% Not Reported $45,696 55%

Salary Scores for Winona State Doctoral Degrees

Winona State ranks higher than 45% of colleges for doctorates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 45% Not Reported $113,164 45%

Winona State University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Krystal 12/28/2019

Attending Winona State University (WSU) was a great decision for me! First, the city of Winona is small, but beautiful. It is nestled in between the beautiful bluffs on the boarder of Minnesota and Wisconsin. The gorgeous, picturesque bluffs are absolutely stunning when the fall color peaks in autumn. It would be worth your drive to visit during this time and drive up to the Garvin Heights overlook to take in the beauty of this area! Campus is in a great part of town, near downtown and near a lake with a nice... Read More

Liam Krause 6/11/2019

Winona is a wonderful town, so many great outdoor opportunities and community programs to participate in. The school is a great size, you recognize a lot of faces walking around campus. In order to take full advantage of the opportunities Winona provides, you need to be willing to work off campus with community organizations.