School Overview

North Dakota State University-Main Campus is a Public, 4 years college located in Fargo, North Dakota. NDSU ranked 223rd in National Universities and 3rd in North Dakota Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 12,846 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. NDSU's acceptance rate is 95.46% last year (undergraduate school).
North Dakota State University-Main Campus is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address1301 12th Avenue North, Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Admission Information
Online Application
Financial Aid
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of North Dakota State University-Main Campus is 95.46% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 32.05%. The application fees are $35 for undergraduate programs and $35 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate95.46 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)32.05 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$35
Graduate Application Fees$35

Tuition & Fees

NDSU's 2022 tuition & fees is $10,601 for North Dakota residents and $15,076 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $8,381 for North Dakota residents and $12,028 for out-of-students.
North Dakota ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,601$15,076
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,381$12,028
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 12,846 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 581 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. NDSU has 10,555 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,291 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students12,846
Undergraduate Students10,555
Graduate Students2,291
Online Enrollment581

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs271 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

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
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