Risk Management Schools In Minnesota

There are 5 accredited risk management schools in Minnesota for faculty who teach risk management classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the risk management academic community in Minnesota, and the future trends in risk management training at the following levels:

  • Risk Management Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Risk Management
  • Masters degree in Risk Management


  1. Walden University

    155 Fifth Ave S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

    100 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0213

    68 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of St Thomas in Saint Paul

    2115 Summit Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105-1078

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. St. Catherine University

    2004 Randolph Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Ridgewater College

    2101 15th Ave NW, Willmar, Minnesota 56201

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Minnesota Vs. National Risk Management Employment

Minnesota 6,760
National 235,170

Of all of the risk management professionals that work in the US, approximately 3% work in Minnesota state.

Employment Growth for Risk management professionals In Minnesota

5,730 5,620 6,220 6,740 6,760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Risk Management is a growing field in Minnesota. There were 1,030 more risk management professionals working in Minnesota in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Minnesota, this field has grown by 18% in four years. This growth is slower than the national trend for risk management professionals which shows a 21% increase in the number of risk management professionals working around the nation.

Risk Management VS. All Professions salaries in Minnesota

$74,037 $75,933 $78,363 $75,247 $80,853
$45,649 $48,094 $49,813 $50,330 $51,158
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Risk Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of risk management professionals is growing, the salaries paid to risk management professionals are increasing in Minnesota. Risk management professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $74,037 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $80,853 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Risk management professionals in Minnesota

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Thus, there was a 8% growth in risk management professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 158% pay differential between the highest paid risk management professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of risk management in Minnesota.

Average Salaries for Risk management professionals and related professions in Minnesota

Business Administration
Business Management
Emergency Management
Property Management
Risk Management
Small Business

In Minnesota, risk management professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Risk Management programs available for each degree type for all schools in Minnesota


As the number of risk management professionals is increasing in Minnesota state, the number of students graduating from the 5 accredited risk management schools in Minnesota state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 53 risk management graduates from risk management courses in Minnesota and in 2010 there were 44 graduates.

Thus there was a 17% percent decrease in the number of risk management school degree or certificate graduates in Minnesota. Most of these graduates, or 67%, earned a bachelor's degree in risk management.

Risk Management Faculty Salaries in Minnesota

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