Graduate Surveys

Summary Statistics

Survey statistics are based on survey responses from 2016 graduates. Responses are from Summer 2015, Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 graduates. There were 284 graduates, with 172 reporting for this survey, for a 61% overall response rate.

100% of master degree graduates reported they are employed in a field related to their chosen degree.

93% of bachelor degree graduates reported they are employed in a field related to their chosen degree.

84% of associate degree graduates reported they are employed in a field related to their chosen degree.

67% of certificate graduates reported they are employed in a field related to their chosen degree.

5% of graduates reported they are continuing their education or have joined the military.

Salary Information

$39,073 is the average, overall reported salary for MSU-Northern 2016 graduates.

In-State vs Out-of-State Employment

73% of MSU-Northern graduates reported they are working in Montana.

22% of MSU-Northern graduates reported they are working out-of-state.

5% of MSU-Northern graduates reported they joined the military or are continuing education.

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)

A Sample of Employers Recruiting MSU-Northern Graduates
Benefis Health System
Blackfeet Community College
Center for Mental Health
Border Plains Equipment
Pape' Machinery
Central Plumbing
State Farm
Heberly Engineering
Tilleman Ag
Liberty Electric
Butte School District
Great Falls Public Schools
Youth Dynamics
Self-Employed
Northern Montana Health Care
Kalispell Regional Medical Center
Wärtsilä North America
General Electric
Montana Legal Services Association
Hill County Justice Court
Fergus County Federal Credit Union
Sanderson Stewart Engineering
Hiline Ford
Muth Electric
Havre Public Schools
Francis Mahon Deaconess Hospital
Alaska Milligan-Harris Mine
And many more....!