School Overview

Minot State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Minot, North Dakota. MSU ranked 2nd in North Dakota Colleges and 3rd in Federal Region VIII.
It has a total enrollment of 2,920 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. MSU's acceptance rate is 88.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Minot State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address500 University Ave W, Minot, ND 58707
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Minot State University is 88.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 77.00%. The application fees are $35 for undergraduate programs and $35 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate88.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)77.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$35
Graduate Application Fees$35

Tuition & Fees

MSU's 2022 tuition & fees is $7,896 for North Dakota residents and $8,164 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $9,936 for North Dakota residents and $10,263 for out-of-students.
North Dakota ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,896$8,164
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,936$10,263
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,920 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 697 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. MSU has 2,656 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 264 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,920
Undergraduate Students2,656
Graduate Students264
Online Enrollment697

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs87 Programs
Number of online programs18 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification