Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Saint Cloud State University offers 208 programs through Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 2 Associate, 108 Bachelor's, 60 Master's, 2 Doctorate (research), 7 1 Year Certificate, 1 1-2 Years certificates, 27 Post-BS Certificate, 1 Post-MS Certificate programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 17 programs are available through Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 2 Bachelor's, 7 Master's, 1 1 Year Certificate, 1 1-2 Years certificates, 6 Post-BS Certificate program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 2,792 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from Saint Cloud State University.
The following table summarizes the offered degrees and programs with number of programs and number of completers.

Number of Programs with Completers

Number of ProgramsNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Completers
Associate20137
Bachelor's10821,950
Master's607551
Doctorate (research)2021
1 Year Certificate7163
1-2 Years certificates11-
Post-BS Certificate27670
Post-MS Certificate10-
Total208172,792

Best Programs

CertificateAssociateBachelorMaster
Certificate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Marketing/Marketing Management$41,300
Associate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies$29,500
Bachelor Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Electrical and Electronics Engineering$64,700
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$63,900
Mechanical Engineering$62,100
Master Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Business Administration and Management$74,800
Special Education and Teaching$46,800
Social Work$44,900
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services$44,700
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling$42,100

Popular Programs

CertificateAssociateBachelor'sPost-graduateMaster's

Major Programs by Offered Degree

1 Year Certificate1-2 Years CertificateAssociateBachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (1 completers) 3 completers-
Educational/Instructional Technology2-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Surveying Technology/Surveying0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 60 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Management Information Systems11-
Actuarial Science1-
Marketing/Marketing Management46-
Insurance2-
Total63
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 0 completers-
Public Administration0-
Total0
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 0 completers-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Total137
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation 10 completers$34,200
Environmental Studies6-
Environmental Science4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 6 completers-
African Studies0-
Latin American Studies0-
Women's Studies6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 132 completers$34,400
Communication52-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0$34,400
Mass Communication/Media Studies80-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 77 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Science/Studies0-
Computer Science24$57,500
Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation0-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance53-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 205 completers-
Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Special Education and Teaching43$40,200
Elementary Education and Teaching73-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching13-
Art Teacher Education5-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education15-
Health Teacher Education16-
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education5-
Mathematics Teacher Education6-
Music Teacher Education5-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0-
Social Studies Teacher Education13-
Biology Teacher Education5-
Chemistry Teacher Education2-
French Language Teacher Education0-
German Language Teacher Education0-
Physics Teacher Education0-
Spanish Language Teacher Education3-
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist0-
Earth Science Teacher Education1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering (2 completers) 76 completers-
Engineering0-
Computer Engineering6-
Computer Software Engineering7-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering20$64,700
Mechanical Engineering38$62,100
Manufacturing Engineering5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 30 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Industrial Technology/Technician15-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician3-
Surveying Technology/Surveying12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 11 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
German Language and Literature1-
French Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 31 completers$23,000
English Language and Literature31$23,000
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 120 completers$36,700
Biology/Biological Sciences30$36,700
Biomedical Sciences67-
Biochemistry8-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology2-
Biotechnology4-
Ecology9-
Aquatic Biology/Limnology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 17 completers-
Mathematics3-
Statistics14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 103 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Science, Technology and Society0-
International/Global Studies1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)102$33,100
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 24 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management22$25,800
Health and Physical Education/Fitness2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 2 completers-
Philosophy2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 32 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Meteorology15-
Chemistry9-
Geology/Earth Science3-
Hydrology and Water Resources Science1-
Physics4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 153 completers$32,400
Psychology79$32,400
Community Psychology74-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 91 completers$40,000
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0$40,000
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies91-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 68 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration0-
Social Work68$36,100
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 81 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology6-
Economics11-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics0-
Geography14-
International Relations and Affairs14-
Political Science and Government16$34,100
Sociology13-
Urban Studies/Affairs7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Transportation And Materials Moving 1 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 55 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Graphic Design12-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2-
Film/Cinema/Video Studies8$21,800
Art/Art Studies6$30,600
Fine/Studio Arts20-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1-
Music4-
Music Performance2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 185 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders19$31,500
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist3-
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist4-
Athletic Training/Trainer14-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist31-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling8$43,900
Community Health and Preventive Medicine19-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse87$63,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business (1 completers) 435 completers-
Business/Commerce9-
Business Administration and Management129$41,100
Accounting65$52,800
Business/Managerial Economics10$41,300
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies6-
Finance117$40,100
Hospitality Administration/Management9$28,300
Tourism and Travel Services Management0-
International Business/Trade/Commerce8-
Management Information Systems0$59,400
Marketing/Marketing Management76$40,400
Real Estate6-
Insurance0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 5 completers-
History5-
Total1,950
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 8 completers-
Mass Communication/Media Studies8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 77 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science8-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance69-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (4 completers) 124 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction13-
Educational Leadership and Administration10-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration5-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Special Education and Teaching16$46,800
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs4-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services18$44,700
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services17-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education0-
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education6-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0-
History Teacher Education0-
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist5-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor30-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering (2 completers) 24 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering12-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering1-
Mechanical Engineering0-
Systems Engineering11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology (2 completers) 48 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians (other)11-
Engineering/Industrial Management37-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 2 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Development and Family Studies2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 11 completers-
English Language and Literature11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 10 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Statistics0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 29 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology8-
Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis8-
Science, Technology and Society1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 1 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 1 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Materials Science1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (2 completers) 44 completers-
Psychology0-
Community Psychology16-
Counseling Psychology0-
Industrial and Organizational Psychology7-
Applied Behavior Analysis21-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting (2 completers) 24 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration14-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 55 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration11-
Social Work44$44,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 9 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Applied Economics3-
Geography0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography4-
Sociology and Anthropology2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music0-
Music Performance0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 47 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders17-
Clinical Research Coordinator0-
Medical Scientist5-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling13-
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs0-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business (2 completers) 32 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management32$74,800
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management0-
Business/Managerial Economics0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 5 completers-
History5-
Total551
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 21 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration14-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration7-
Total21
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (5 completers) 61 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration22-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision4-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Educational/Instructional Technology6-
Special Education and Teaching4-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances2-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impa0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities4-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism1-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs1-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching0-
Driver and Safety Teacher Education1-
Reading Teacher Education0-
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist14-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 1 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians (other)1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Adult Development and Aging0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (2 completers) 1 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology1-
Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 1 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 3 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Clinical Research Coordinator2-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling0-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling0-
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 3 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Statistics3-
Total70
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0$81,200
Total0