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Geography & Cartography Schools in Minnesota

256 Geography students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Geography & Cartography is the 80th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Geography & Cartography Majors in Minnesota

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 125
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 63
Master’s Degree 43
Post-Master’s Certificate 12
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 12
Associate’s Degree 7
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 6

Gender Distribution

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

Geography & Cartography Majors in MN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.6%
  • Black or African American: 0.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
  • White: 77.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 10.2%
  • Other Races: 7.4%
Geography & Cartography Majors in MN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Geography & Cartography Grads in Minnesota

In this state, there are 9,710 people employed in jobs related to a geography degree, compared to 479,240 nationwide.

Geography & Cartography Jobs Nationwide vs. MN

Wages for Geography & Cartography Jobs in Minnesota

Geography grads earn an average of $71,070 in the state and $80,530 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in Minnesota that offer geography degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

72 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
51,327 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.26 years to graduate. 81% of students get financical aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,479.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 67%. Graduates earn an average $37,200 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $16,035.

#3

Macalester College

Saint Paul
36 Degrees in Major Awarded
90% Graduation Rate
2,098 Total Students

The average student takes 4.06 years to complete their degree at Macalester. This private institution charges an average net price of $25,783. 85% of students get financical aid.

#4

Itasca Community College

Grand Rapids
16 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,062 Total Students

22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Itasca Community College grads earn an average salary of $28,400. 39% of the teachers are full time.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
10,858 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. A typical student attending UMN Duluth will pay a net price of $17,319. In their early career, UMN Duluth grads earn an average salary of $38,500.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
5,747 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,400 after earning their degree at this institution. 92% of students get financical aid. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
5,548 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $19,888. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

#8

South Central College

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

In their early career, South Central College grads earn an average salary of $30,500. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,184. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
13,049 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 4.60% which is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 86% get financial aid.

#9

Saint Paul College

Saint Paul
7 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,656 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 27 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,600 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 50% are considered full time.

Geography & Cartography Careers in MN

Some of the careers geography majors go into include:

Job Title MN Job Growth MN Median Salary
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 27% $70,620
Geography Professors 10% $75,320
Managers 7% $118,410

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

Major Annual Graduates in MN
Economics 997
Political Science & Government 670
Sociology 294
Criminology 262
International Relations & Security 201
Other Social Sciences 149
Anthropology 138
General Social Sciences 52

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