North Dakota College Tuition Statistics

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees of North Dakota colleges is $6,076 for North Dakota residents and $9,324 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the average graduate tuition & fees is $7,916 for North Dakota residents and $10,689 out-of-state students.
The average living costs at North Dakota colleges is $10,834 when a student lives in on-campus facilities such as dormitory and school owned apartments. The off-campus living cost is $11,707 for academic year 2019-2020.
Below list shows colleges with highest and/or lowest college cost. We include only 4 years colleges for the statistics.

2020 North Dakota Colleges Tuition Comparison Table

The following table lists North Dakota colleges with colleges costs including tuition, fees, and living costs. For 4-years colleges and community colleges, the tuition & fees are the average of programs for an academic year ad for career/vocational schools (less than 2 years school), the tuition & fees are the costs for the largest program and length of program varies by institute.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesOn-Campus Living CostsOff-Campus Living CostsUndergraduate Tuition per Credit HourGraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
Rasmussen College-North Dakota
Fargo, ND
Private, 4 years
four-years
$10,935$9,690-13,374$310$360
Bismarck State College
Bismarck, ND
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,820
($4,160)
-10,13510,135$208-
Dickinson State University
Dickinson, ND
Public, 4 years
four-years
$11,044
($7,784)
$6,05210,88010,880$376$324
Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College
New Town, ND
Public, 4 years
four-years
$3,870-13,94013,940$150-
University of Jamestown
Jamestown, ND
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,428$11,89611,08611,086$435$438
Lake Region State College
Devils Lake, ND
Public, 2-4 years
$4,655-10,62010,620$157-
Cankdeska Cikana Community College
Fort Totten, ND
Public, 2-4 years
$3,300--9,550$125-
University of Mary
Bismarck, ND
Private, 4 years
four-years
$19,074$17,69410,14013,566$580$620
Mayville State University
Mayville, ND
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,946
($7,049)
$6,04811,11511,115$362$310
Minot State University
Minot, ND
Public, 4 years
four-years
$7,592$9,55310,69410,694$316$398
University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, ND
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,895
($9,736)
$19,958
($12,058)
12,86812,868$513$769
North Dakota State College of Science
Wahpeton, ND
Public, 2-4 years
$6,222
($5,317)
-9,7589,758$168-
Dakota College at Bottineau
Bottineau, ND
Public, 2-4 years
$6,917
($4,883)
-10,95510,955$254-
North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Fargo, ND
Public, 4 years
four-years
$13,757
($9,619)
$11,123
($7,751)
12,47812,478$511$562
Williston State College
Williston, ND
Public, 2-4 years
$5,378-12,01815,114$125-
Sitting Bull College
Fort Yates, ND
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,010$6,7109,04610,916$125$350
Trinity Bible College and Graduate School
Ellendale, ND
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,006$11,61811,03014,700$503$462
Turtle Mountain Community College
Belcourt, ND
Private, 4 years
four-years
$2,250--15,024$83-
United Tribes Technical College
Bismarck, ND
Private, 4 years
four-years
$4,252-7,1706,960$158-
Valley City State University
Valley City, ND
Public, 4 years
four-years
$12,120
($7,707)
$7,24010,24610,414$419$402
Josef's School of Hair, Skin & Body-Grand Forks
Grand Forks, ND
Private, 2-4 years
$17,000--14,638--
Moler Barber College
Fargo, ND
Private, Less than 2 years
$8,045--8,300--
JZ Trend Academy Paul Mitchell Partner School
Bismarck, ND
Private, 2-4 years
$14,395--13,128--
The Salon Professional Academy-Fargo
Fargo, ND
Private, 2-4 years
$17,790--18,424--
The Hair Academy
Bismarck, ND
Private, 2-4 years
$10,920--19,935--
Josef's School of Hair, Skin & Body-Fargo
Fargo, ND
Private, 2-4 years
$17,000--14,638--
Lynnes Welding Training
Fargo, ND
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,930--6,768--
Lynnes Welding Training-Bismarck
Bismarck, ND
Private, Less than 2 years
$13,040--5,421--
Average$9,324$10,68910,83411,707$294$454