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Salaries by Major at University of North Dakota

How much money do University of North Dakota graduates make and which majors earn the most upon graduating? Six years after enrolling, alumni who are working have average earnings of $43,900 per year. After ten years, graduates earn $54,700 on average.

In terms of specific areas of study, the following is a ranking of degree programs by the median first-year starting salaries for University of North Dakota graduates.

The undergraduate degree which initially pays the highest is Petroleum Engineering with a median starting salary of $73,300 followed by Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering paying $71,400 and Mechanical Engineering graduates who have a median starting income of $63,800 .

Looking at post-graduate and doctorate students, those completing the Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Master's Degree) program rank first with a median initial income of $101,900 followed by Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Master's Degree) at $98,800 and Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Doctoral Degree) who earn $66,300 .

Note about salary data: First year earnings data are aggregated by the US Department of Education and analyzes IRS reported income for University of North Dakota graduates who received federal financial aid in the form of grants or loans. Not all graduates or fields of study are represented as data for some degree programs are omitted for privacy purposes.

Median first-year earnings for University of North Dakota graduates ranked by degree type and major
Major Earnings
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Master's Degree) $101,900
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (Master's Degree) $98,800
Petroleum Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $73,300
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $71,400
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Doctoral Degree) $66,300
Mechanical Engineering (Bachelorís Degree) $63,800
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (Bachelorís Degree) $60,100
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (Master's Degree) $56,900
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions (Bachelorís Degree) $54,200
Computer and Information Sciences (Bachelorís Degree) $54,000
Accounting and Related Services (Bachelorís Degree) $50,800
Social Work (Master's Degree) $49,000
Law (First Professional Degree) $48,800
Special Education and Teaching (Master's Degree) $46,000
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Master's Degree) $44,500
Air Transportation (Bachelorís Degree) $42,400
Marketing (Bachelorís Degree) $40,600
Social Work (Bachelorís Degree) $40,300
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (Bachelorís Degree) $39,900
Business Administration, Management and Operations (Bachelorís Degree) $39,200
Criminal Justice and Corrections (Bachelorís Degree) $36,100
Communication and Media Studies (Bachelorís Degree) $35,500
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods (Bachelorís Degree) $35,000
English Language and Literature (Bachelorís Degree) $33,900
Biology (Bachelorís Degree) $33,600
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities (Bachelorís Degree) $33,000
Psychology (Bachelorís Degree) $31,400
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (Bachelorís Degree) $28,200

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=200280 IPEDS survey and College Scorecard data for University of North Dakota.