Graduate Surveys

Summary Statistics

Survey statistics are based on survey responses from 2017 graduates. Responses are from Summer 2016, Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 graduates. There were 337 graduates, with 205 reporting for this survey, for a 61% overall response rate.

97% of master degree graduates reported they are employed in a field related to their chosen degree.

91% of bachelor degree graduates reported they are employed in a field related to their chosen degree.

91% of associate degree graduates reported they are employed in a field related to their chosen degree.

75% of certificate graduates reported they are employed in a field related to their chosen degree.

Salary Information

$42,868 is the average, overall reported salary for MSU-Northern 2017 graduates.

In-State vs Out-of-State Employment

74% of MSU-Northern graduates reported they are working in Montana.

16% of MSU-Northern graduates reported they are working out-of-state.

10% of MSU-Northern graduates reported they joined the military or are continuing education.

2017 Complete Survey Results (PDF)

2016 Complete Survey Results (PDF)

2015 Complete Survey Results (PDF)

2014 Complete Survey Results (PDF)

2013 Complete Survey Results (PDF)

2012 Complete Survey Results (PDF)

2011 Complete Survey Results (PDF)

If you graduated the Summer of 2017, Fall of 2017, or Spring of 2018, please take our Grad Survey!

A Sample of Employers Recruiting MSU-Northern Graduates

St. Vincent Healthcare
Chippewa Cree Tribe
Yellowstone Boys & Girls Ranch
Peterson CAT
Kiewit
May Mechanical
Montana Farm Bureau Insurance
Anvil Engineering
Tilleman Ag
Peak Electric
Joliet Elementary School
CJI Public Schools
Department of Health
And many more....!
Billings Clinic
Marias Health Care
Wärtsilä North America
Stillwater Sibanye
Hill County Detention Center
Blackfeet Child Support Enforcement
Western Ag Credit
US Department of Defense
Baird Repair and Service
NW Energy
Fort Peck Community College
St. Peter's Hospital
Self-Employed
And many more....!