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Information Technology Schools in Minnesota

451 IT students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Information Technology is the 2nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in Minnesota

IT majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 183
Master’s Degree 136
Post-Master’s Certificate 61
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 61
Associate’s Degree 38
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 25
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 25
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 25
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 8

Gender Distribution

In Minnesota, a IT major is more popular with men than with women.

Information Technology Majors in MN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of IT majors in Minnesota is as follows:

  • Asian: 10.6%
  • Black or African American: 15.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.1%
  • White: 35.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 26.8%
  • Other Races: 9.1%
Information Technology Majors in MN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Technology Grads in Minnesota

In this state, there are 60,730 people employed in jobs related to an IT degree, compared to 2,578,690 nationwide.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. MN

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in Minnesota

In this state, IT grads earn an average of $110,330. Nationwide, they make an average of $111,130.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Minnesota that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

145 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
9,824 Total Students

In their early career, UST MN grads earn an average salary of $45,400. 98% of students get financical aid. This private school has an average net price of $28,904.

#2

Capella University

Minneapolis
101 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
37,859 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $43,000 after graduation.

96 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
14,325 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 5.47 years. Graduates earn an average $37,200 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $16,035.

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
7,592 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $42,100 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate is 6.00% which is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,086 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 48%. Of all the students who attend this school, 86% get financial aid.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,014 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 45%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,200 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,115.

#6

South Central College

North Mankato
8 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,775 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,184. 51% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
3,906 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. It takes the average student 4.15 years to graduate. The student loan default rate is 2.80% which is lower than average.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,421 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $10,643. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 47% are considered full time. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Information Technology Careers in MN

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title MN Job Growth MN Median Salary
Computer and Information Research Scientists 25% $130,830
Information Security Analysts 24% $95,360
Software Applications Developers 24% $95,220
Computer and Information Systems Managers 8% $138,310
Computer Systems Analysts 6% $90,030
Computer Network Architects 5% $108,640
Systems Software Developers 2% $106,290

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to IT.

Major Annual Graduates in MN
General Computer Science 286
Informatics 2
Other Computer Sciences 2

View all majors related to Information Technology

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