Graduate Employment Outcomes in Minnesota

                

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The Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes were developed by the U.S. Department of Education as the national taxonomic standard of academic program titles.Count of individuals who graduated in the given school year.Among all graduates with reported wages for the quarter starting 12 months after graduation, half earned more and half earned less than this median hourly wage.Among all graduates with reported wages for the quarter starting 24 months after graduation, half earned more and half earned less than this median hourly wage.We show the top 5 industries in which program graduates have found employment 24 months after graduation.Among all graduates with reported wages four years after graduation, half earned more and half earned less than this median hourly wage.
01 Agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sciences977$15.30$16.43 Wholesale Trade   N/A**
  01.00 Agriculture, General10N/A*N/A* N/A*   N/A**
  01.01 Agricultural Business and Management547$16.22$17.54 Wholesale Trade   N/A**
  01.02 Agricultural Mechanization19$16.61$18.43 Wholesale Trade   N/A**
  01.03 Agricultural Production Operations68$14.66$16.25 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting   N/A**
  01.05 Agricultural and Domestic Animal Services13N/A*N/A* N/A*   N/A**
  01.06 Applied Horticulture and Horticultural Business Services90$11.76$11.78 Retail Trade   N/A**
  01.09 Animal Sciences106$13.80$15.69 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  01.11 Plant Sciences81$17.75$18.53 Wholesale Trade   N/A**
04 Architecture and related services313$18.15$20.81 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  04.03 City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning53$18.49$23.68 Public Administration   N/A**
  04.04 Environmental Design22$16.10$18.63 Administrative and Waste Services   N/A**
05 Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies220$13.21$15.06 Educational Services   N/A**
  05.01 Area Studies79$13.82$15.43 Educational Services   N/A**
  05.02 Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies141$12.99$14.45 Educational Services   N/A**
26 Biological and biomedical sciences2,566$14.81$16.72 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  26.01 Biology, General1,659$13.94$15.80 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  26.02 Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology236$16.26$17.66 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  26.04 Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences121$15.24$17.75 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  26.09 Physiology, Pathology and Related Sciences84$14.24$16.18 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  26.12 Biotechnology14N/A*N/A* N/A*   N/A**
  26.13 Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology125$16.24$19.25 Educational Services   N/A**
  26.15 Neurobiology and Neurosciences101$15.08$16.66 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  26.99 Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other91$27.13$28.12 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
52 Business, management, marketing, and related support services12,321$20.47$22.30 Finance and Insurance   N/A**
  52.01 Business/Commerce, General294$23.44$26.09 Finance and Insurance   N/A**
  52.02 Business Administration, Management and Operations6,022$22.86$24.94 Finance and Insurance   N/A**
  52.03 Accounting and Related Services1,973$18.64$20.39 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  52.04 Business Operations Support and Assistant Services349$12.44$13.61 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  52.05 Business/Corporate Communications31$33.88$33.71 Management of Companies and Enterprises   N/A**
  52.07 Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations128$15.58$18.35 Retail Trade   N/A**
  52.08 Finance and Financial Management Services687$20.50$21.96 Finance and Insurance   N/A**
  52.09 Hospitality Administration/Management75$14.31$15.40 Accommodation and Food Services   N/A**
  52.10 Human Resources Management and Services682$21.17$22.53 Management of Companies and Enterprises   N/A**
  52.11 International Business125$19.20$21.32 Finance and Insurance   N/A**
  52.12 Management Information Systems and Services348$23.36$25.40 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  52.14 Marketing999$18.29$20.35 Retail Trade   N/A**
  52.15 Real Estate34$18.45$20.51 Real Estate and Rental and Leasing   N/A**
  52.17 Insurance15N/A*N/A* Finance and Insurance   N/A**
  52.18 General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations257$15.77$18.23 Retail Trade   N/A**
  52.19 Specialized Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Operations68$16.72$18.07 Retail Trade   N/A**
  52.20 Construction Management113$22.26$25.00 Construction   N/A**
  52.99 Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other49$34.18$41.67 Manufacturing   N/A**
09 Communication, journalism, and related programs1,716$16.03$17.64 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  09.01 Communication and Media Studies1,004$16.09$17.56 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  09.04 Journalism331$16.48$18.75 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  09.07 Radio, Television, and Digital Communication116$12.87$14.97 Retail Trade   N/A**
  09.09 Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication97$14.36$15.44 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  09.99 Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other165$16.55$19.24 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
10 Communications technologies/technicians and support services329$11.81$13.15 Retail Trade   N/A**
  10.02 Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians201$11.54$12.78 Accommodation and Food Services   N/A**
  10.03 Graphic Communications128$12.67$13.87 Manufacturing   N/A**
11 Computer and information sciences and support services2,138$21.77$23.30 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  11.01 Computer and Information Sciences, General266$30.87$30.06 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  11.02 Computer Programming101$19.58$21.32 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  11.04 Information Science/Studies59$26.99$30.01 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  11.07 Computer Science544$28.91$30.00 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  11.08 Computer Software and Media Applications240$15.63$16.40 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  11.09 Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications507$18.56$20.39 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  11.10 Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management412$18.31$20.03 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
46 Construction trades1,174$17.32$19.25 Construction   N/A**
  46.01 Mason/Masonry15$12.73$19.67 Construction   N/A**
  46.02 Carpenters345$14.13$15.09 Construction   N/A**
  46.03 Electrical and Power Transmission Installers510$17.26$19.03 Construction   N/A**
  46.04 Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection174$19.81$22.26 Construction   N/A**
  46.05 Plumbing and Related Water Supply Services125$41.33$42.17 Construction   N/A**
13 Education6,667$24.22$25.54 Educational Services   N/A**
  13.01 Education, General763$33.01$35.54 Educational Services   N/A**
  13.03 Curriculum and Instruction338$30.68$31.00 Educational Services   N/A**
  13.04 Educational Administration and Supervision593$35.44$37.22 Educational Services   N/A**
  13.05 Educational/Instructional Media Design38$19.04$21.99 Educational Services   N/A**
  13.10 Special Education and Teaching682$25.29$26.76 Educational Services   N/A**
  13.11 Student Counseling and Personnel Services118$22.92$22.16 Educational Services   N/A**
  13.12 Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods2,240$17.98$20.86 Educational Services   N/A**
  13.13 Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas1,407$22.58$24.04 Educational Services   N/A**
  13.14 Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language137$20.91$20.07 Educational Services   N/A**
  13.15 Teaching Assistants/Aides60$11.18$11.28 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  13.99 Education, Other266$21.17$23.77 Educational Services   N/A**
14 Engineering1,884$27.74$30.37 Manufacturing   N/A**
  14.01 Engineering, General126$20.16$20.43 Manufacturing   N/A**
  14.07 Chemical Engineering177$29.72$32.22 Manufacturing   N/A**
  14.08 Civil Engineering237$23.62$25.88 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  14.09 Computer Engineering95$35.96$40.12 Manufacturing   N/A**
  14.10 Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering376$30.05$31.49 Manufacturing   N/A**
  14.18 Materials Engineering59$27.39$29.80 Manufacturing   N/A**
  14.19 Mechanical Engineering465$28.27$30.58 Manufacturing   N/A**
  14.27 Systems Engineering17$44.57$46.53 Manufacturing   N/A**
  14.35 Industrial Engineering31$33.16$36.95 Manufacturing   N/A**
  14.36 Manufacturing Engineering33$39.02$42.53 Manufacturing   N/A**
15 Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields1,299$19.81$21.60 Manufacturing   N/A**
  15.02 Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians71$18.92$21.27 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  15.03 Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians88$21.29$21.61 Manufacturing   N/A**
  15.04 Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians206$20.02$22.21 Manufacturing   N/A**
  15.05 Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians82$19.41$21.17 Public Administration   N/A**
  15.06 Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians196$21.21$23.75 Manufacturing   N/A**
  15.07 Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians24$22.04$23.28 Manufacturing   N/A**
  15.11 Engineering-Related Technologies68$21.59$21.36 Manufacturing   N/A**
  15.12 Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians97$17.25$19.63 Manufacturing   N/A**
  15.13 Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians345$17.65$19.26 Manufacturing   N/A**
  15.15 Engineering-Related Fields72$38.32$42.56 Manufacturing   N/A**
23 English language and literature/letters1,275$14.78$16.65 Educational Services   N/A**
  23.01 English Language and Literature, General804$13.87$15.71 Educational Services   N/A**
  23.13 Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies455$16.50$18.63 Educational Services   N/A**
19 Family and consumer sciences/human sciences646$12.63$13.77 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  19.07 Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services442$12.13$12.46 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  19.09 Apparel and Textiles31$13.03$15.62 Retail Trade   N/A**
16 Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics685$14.00$17.05 Educational Services   N/A**
  16.01 Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services113$15.22$16.24 Educational Services   N/A**
  16.03 East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics56$12.96$13.39 Retail Trade   N/A**
  16.04 Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics10N/A*N/A* N/A*   N/A**
  16.05 Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics54$12.22$18.02 N/A*   N/A**
  16.09 Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics322$14.55$18.01 Educational Services   N/A**
  16.12 Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics47$12.28$15.92 N/A*   N/A**
  16.16 American Sign Language78$13.47$15.47 Educational Services   N/A**
51 Health professions and related programs14,263$20.06$21.73 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.00 Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General61$11.79$21.25 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.02 Communication Disorders Sciences and Services288$23.41$23.69 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.06 Dental Support Services and Allied Professions668$17.75$18.84 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.07 Health and Medical Administrative Services1,804$14.97$15.83 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.08 Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services1,516$14.27$15.08 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.09 Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions924$21.26$22.67 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.10 Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions344$17.79$19.04 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.11 Health/Medical Preparatory Programs18N/A*N/A* Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.15 Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions408$17.33$19.06 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.18 Ophthalmic and Optometric Support Services and Allied Professions12$24.50$24.66 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.20 Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration183$56.39$57.97 Retail Trade   N/A**
  51.22 Public Health271$23.29$25.51 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.23 Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions353$29.10$30.27 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.26 Health Aides/Attendants/Orderlies18N/A*$16.27 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.31 Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services27$15.56$15.54 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.33 Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems75$23.11$20.55 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.35 Somatic Bodywork and Related Therapeutic Services552$14.19$14.98 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.38 Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing4,143$29.94$32.25 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  51.39 Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants1,928$17.27$18.58 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
54 History497$13.31$14.97 Educational Services   N/A**
  54.01 History497$13.31$14.97 Educational Services   N/A**
43 Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting and related protective services2,119$15.17$17.29 Public Administration   N/A**
  43.01 Criminal Justice and Corrections1,980$15.16$17.30 Public Administration   N/A**
  43.02 Fire Protection94$14.72$16.43 Public Administration   N/A**
  43.03 Homeland Security42$17.97$17.64 N/A*   N/A**
22 Legal professions and studies1,582$21.43$21.86 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  22.01 Law884$24.56$27.50 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  22.03 Legal Support Services636$15.94$17.08 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
24 Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities6,308$12.22$13.54 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  24.01 Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities6,308$12.22$13.54 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
25 Library science56$20.53$20.38 Educational Services   N/A**
27 Mathematics and statistics632$20.87$23.71 Educational Services   N/A**
  27.01 Mathematics473$20.50$22.49 Educational Services   N/A**
  27.03 Applied Mathematics56$34.57$35.41 Finance and Insurance   N/A**
  27.05 Statistics81$20.67$25.29 Finance and Insurance   N/A**
  27.99 Mathematics and Statistics, Other22$18.87$22.32 Finance and Insurance   N/A**
47 Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians1,387$15.24$16.74 Retail Trade   N/A**
  47.01 Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology11N/A*N/A* N/A*   N/A**
  47.02 Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HAC222$17.59$20.48 Construction   N/A**
  47.03 Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies147$20.89$22.24 Mining   N/A**
  47.04 Precision Systems Maintenance and Repair Technologies103$11.32$12.00 Retail Trade   N/A**
  47.06 Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies904$14.11$15.84 Retail Trade   N/A**
30 Multi/interdisciplinary studies1,305$17.43$19.10 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  30.00 Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General16N/A*N/A* N/A*   N/A**
  30.05 Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution30$13.68$16.03 Educational Services   N/A**
  30.11 Gerontology22$15.93$19.53 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  30.19 Nutrition Sciences149$15.90$18.67 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  30.20 International/Global Studies74$12.12$14.40 Retail Trade   N/A**
  30.23 Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies40$12.38$13.56 Educational Services   N/A**
  30.99 Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other948$18.52$20.00 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
03 Natural resources and conservation617$14.19$16.59 Public Administration   N/A**
  03.01 Natural Resources Conservation and Research336$13.65$15.44 Public Administration   N/A**
  03.02 Natural Resources Management and Policy129$14.74$16.77 Public Administration   N/A**
  03.05 Forestry90$18.44$21.37 Manufacturing   N/A**
  03.06 Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management19$11.69$13.44 N/A*   N/A**
31 Parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies1,121$14.42$16.19 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  31.01 Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies88$13.48$16.04 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  31.03 Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management95$14.25$14.91 Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation   N/A**
  31.05 Health and Physical Education/Fitness908$14.66$16.54 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  31.06 Outdoor Education30N/A*N/A* Educational Services   N/A**
12 Personal and culinary services2,401$11.17$12.26 Other Services, Ex. Public Admin   N/A**
  12.04 Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services1,648$11.01$12.18 Other Services, Ex. Public Admin   N/A**
  12.05 Culinary Arts and Related Services720$11.67$12.49 Accommodation and Food Services   N/A**
38 Philosophy and religious studies320$14.17$15.48 Educational Services   N/A**
  38.01 Philosophy181$13.27$15.02 Educational Services   N/A**
  38.02 Religion/Religious Studies138$14.98$16.90 Educational Services   N/A**
40 Physical sciences784$16.48$19.19 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  40.05 Chemistry447$16.24$18.40 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  40.06 Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences133$16.81$19.16 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  40.08 Physics173$20.18$21.98 Educational Services   N/A**
48 Precision production551$17.25$18.68 Manufacturing   N/A**
  48.05 Precision Metal Working508$17.50$18.79 Manufacturing   N/A**
  48.07 Woodworking43$14.30$15.69 Manufacturing   N/A**
42 Psychology2,450$15.21$16.79 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  42.01 Psychology, General1,786$14.38$16.17 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  42.27 Research and Experimental Psychology141$14.64$15.86 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  42.28 Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology522$19.18$20.97 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
44 Public administration and social service professions1,464$17.99$19.00 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  44.00 Human Services, General339$13.70$14.33 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  44.04 Public Administration139$24.37$26.41 Public Administration   N/A**
  44.05 Public Policy Analysis124$24.42$25.95 Public Administration   N/A**
  44.07 Social Work840$18.30$19.11 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  44.99 Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other22$38.95$35.23 Public Administration   N/A**
41 Science technologies/technicians47$22.91$21.26 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
45 Social sciences2,792$15.77$17.83 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  45.01 Social Sciences, General71$14.11$16.48 Educational Services   N/A**
  45.02 Anthropology176$12.51$14.66 Educational Services   N/A**
  45.04 Criminology218$15.46$16.56 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  45.06 Economics759$19.37$22.13 Finance and Insurance   N/A**
  45.07 Geography and Cartography235$16.42$18.51 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  45.09 International Relations and National Security Studies205$14.30$16.23 Educational Services   N/A**
  45.10 Political Science and Government686$15.28$17.34 Professional and Technical Services   N/A**
  45.11 Sociology347$14.43$15.98 Health Care and Social Assistance   N/A**
  45.12 Urban Studies/Affairs63$14.35$17.86 Public Administration   N/A**
  45.99 Social Sciences, Other22N/A*N/A* Educational Services   N/A**
49 Transportation and materials moving319$16.81$18.83 Transportation and Warehousing   N/A**
  49.01 Air Transportation116$14.89$15.90 Transportation and Warehousing   N/A**
  49.02 Ground Transportation203$18.34$21.01 Transportation and Warehousing   N/A**
50 Visual and performing arts2,637$12.89$14.65 Retail Trade   N/A**
  50.01 Visual and Performing Arts, General11N/A*N/A* N/A*   N/A**
  50.03 Dance28$12.08$15.24 Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation   N/A**
  50.04 Design and Applied Arts883$13.81$15.44 Retail Trade   N/A**
  50.05 Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft271$12.03$13.24 Retail Trade   N/A**
  50.06 Film/Video and Photographic Arts219$11.48$12.43 Retail Trade   N/A**
  50.07 Fine and Studio Arts654$13.26$14.83 Retail Trade   N/A**
  50.09 Music441$12.40$14.66 Educational Services   N/A**
  50.10 Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management130$12.89$13.43 Retail Trade   N/A**
* Cells with less than 10 students having wages were suppressed to ensure confidentiality.
** Wage data not yet collected for this time period.