North Dakota State University-Main Campus Graduate Schools

North Dakota State University-Main Campus (referred to as NDSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fargo, ND. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at North Dakota State University-Main Campus is $7,751 for North Dakota residents and $11,123 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,371 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,796 including undergraduate students.

North Dakota State University-Main Campus Graduate School Overview

North Dakota State University-Main Campus (referred to as NDSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fargo, ND. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
North Dakota State University-Main Campus is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1915 - Current[Estimated Date]).
North Dakota State University-Main CampusDirectory Information
School NameNorth Dakota State University-Main Campus (referred to as NDSU)
Address1301 12th Avenue North, Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Phone701-231-8011
Webhttps://www.ndsu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.ndsu.edu/admission/admission_information/application
Financial Infohttps://www.ndsu.edu/onestop/finaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at North Dakota State University-Main Campus is $7,751 for North Dakota residents and $11,123 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,371 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,796 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 137 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 9 programs are available online classes.
NDSU Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$11,123
$7,751 for North Dakota Residents
Student Population2,371
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs137 graduate programs
(9 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at North Dakota State University-Main Campus is $7,751 for North Dakota residents and $11,123 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $375 for North Dakota residents and $562 for out-of-state students. North Dakota State University-Main Campus offers the alternative tuition plans.
NDSU 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
North Dakota Residents$7,751
Out-of-State$11,123
Tuition per Credit Hour
North Dakota Residents$375
Out-of-State$562
North Dakota State University-Main Campus offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On North Dakota State University-Main Campus campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at NDSU
Distance Learning (Online Classes)9 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

North Dakota State University-Main Campus 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of North Dakota State University-Main Campus is $7,751 for North Dakota residents and $11,123 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.67% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at North Dakota State University-Main Campus
North Dakota ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$5,440$912$14,524$912
2016-2017$5,570$962$14,873$962
2017-2018$5,793$1,009$15,468$1,009
2018-2019$6,484$1,003$9,726$1,003
2019-2020$6,743$1,008$10,115$1,008
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $12,478 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at North Dakota State University-Main Campus. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.09% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $12,478. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.09% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$7,710$3,400$7,710$3,400
2016-2017$8,136$3,400$8,136$3,400
2017-2018$8,586$3,400$8,586$3,400
2018-2019$8,822$3,400$8,822$3,400
2019-2020$9,078$3,400$9,078$3,400
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $375 for North Dakota residents and $562 for other students at North Dakota State University-Main Campus. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 4.07% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour North Dakota State University-Main Campus
North Dakota ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$302$807
2016-2017$309$826
2017-2018$322$859
2018-2019$360$540
2019-2020$375$562
Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at North Dakota State University-Main Campus.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at North Dakota State University-Main Campus
North Dakota ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Pharmacy$16,115$1,344$24,173$1,344

Graduate Programs at NDSU

North Dakota State University-Main Campus offers 145 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 681 students have completed their study at North Dakota State University-Main Campus.
Offered Degrees at North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree779434
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship480112
Doctor's degree - other20100
Post Bachelor's Degree17035
Post Master's Degree100
Total1459681

North Dakota State University-Main Campus offers 145 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 681 students have completed their studies.
  • 434 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 100 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 35 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 46 completers-
Agricultural Economics8-
Agricultural and Food Products Processing0-
International Agriculture1-
Agricultural and Extension Education Services0-
Animal Sciences5-
Food Technology and Processing2-
Food Science and Technology (other)2-
Agronomy and Crop Science19-
Horticultural Science2-
Range Science and Management3-
Soil Science and Agronomy4-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 12 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Natural Resources Management and Policy12-
Architecture [+] 37 completers-
0-
Architecture37$46,400
Landscape Architecture0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 9 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric2-
Mass Communication/Media Studies7-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science11-
Education [+] (2 completers) 93 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration55$50,000
Educational Evaluation and Research0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services15$40,700
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels17-
Agricultural Teacher Education2-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education4-
Engineering [+] (2 completers) 58 completers-
Engineering0-
Agricultural Engineering3-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering1-
Civil Engineering3-
Computer Software Engineering21-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering12-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering6-
Construction Engineering7-
Industrial Engineering5-
Manufacturing Engineering0-
Engineering Technology [+] 3 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician3-
Work and Family Studies [+] (6 completers) 21 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies16-
Human Development and Family Studies4-
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management1-
English Language And Literature [+] 6 completers-
English Language and Literature6-
Rhetoric and Composition0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Biochemistry0-
Botany/Plant Biology0-
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology7-
Microbiology1-
Zoology/Animal Biology2-
Entomology1-
Genome Sciences/Genomics0-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology0-
Environmental Biology4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 9 completers-
Mathematics3-
Statistics6-
Physical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry2-
Polymer Chemistry1-
Physics6-
Materials Sciences (other)3-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology2-
Experimental Psychology0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 2 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies1-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management1-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 9 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology2-
Development Economics and International Development1-
Sociology6-
Transportation And Materials Moving [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0-
Transportation and Materials Moving (other)4-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 11 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0-
Music11-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 27 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Athletic Training/Trainer9-
Pharmaceutical Sciences0-
Public Health15-
Veterinary Preventive Medicine, Epidemiology, and Public Health0-
Dietetics/Dietitian2-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1-
Business [+] (2 completers) 42 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management22$56,000
Transportation/Mobility Management2-
Accounting and Related Services (other)18-
Construction Management0-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total434
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 13 completers-
Agricultural and Food Products Processing0-
Animal Sciences2-
Food Technology and Processing2-
Food Science and Technology (other)0-
Agronomy and Crop Science5-
Range Science and Management2-
Soil Science and Agronomy2-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Natural Resources Management and Policy1-
Communication and Journalism [+] 4 completers-
Communication4-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science2-
Education [+] 8 completers-
Education0-
Educational Evaluation and Research6-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services2-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)0-
Engineering [+] 14 completers-
Engineering0-
Agricultural Engineering3-
Civil Engineering0-
Computer Software Engineering1-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering8-
Materials Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering1-
Industrial Engineering1-
Work and Family Studies [+] 4 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies3-
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services (other)1-
English Language And Literature [+] 2 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Rhetoric and Composition2-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 27 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biochemistry2-
Botany/Plant Biology0-
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology7-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology1-
Zoology/Animal Biology2-
Entomology3-
Genome Sciences/Genomics3-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology1-
Environmental Biology8-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 5 completers-
Mathematics2-
Statistics3-
Physical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry4-
Polymer Chemistry4-
Physics2-
Materials Sciences (other)2-
Psychology [+] 4 completers-
Psychology2-
Developmental and Child Psychology1-
Experimental Psychology1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 3 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies3-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pharmaceutical Sciences5-
Business [+] 4 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Transportation/Mobility Management4-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
Total112
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 100 completers-
Pharmacy84-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing16-
Total100
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 6 completers-
Food Science and Technology (other)6-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance0-
Education [+] 4 completers-
Education0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)4-
Engineering [+] 6 completers-
Engineering0-
Computer Software Engineering3-
Construction Engineering3-
Work and Family Studies [+] 1 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care Provider/Assistant1-
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 11 completers-
Mathematics0-
Statistics11-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology1-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
0-
Youth Services/Administration1-
Transportation And Materials Moving [+] 3 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0-
Transportation and Materials Moving (other)3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Public Health0-
Veterinary Preventive Medicine, Epidemiology, and Public Health0-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Financial Planning and Services2-
Construction Management0-
Total35
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Total0

Graduate Student Population at NDSU

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,371 students enrolled into North Dakota State University-Main Campus graduate schools where it has total 13,796 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,032 full-time and 1,339 part-time students. By gender, 1,135 male and 1,236 female students are attending North Dakota State University-Main Campus graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for North Dakota State University-Main Campus.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
North Dakota State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,3711,1351,236
Full-time1,032467565
Part-tme1,339668671
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at North Dakota State University-Main Campus.
There are 1,500 White (63.26%), 50 Black/African American (2.11%), 37 Hispanic (1.56%), 51 Asian (2.15%), and 733 students with other races. 564 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at North Dakota State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,3711,1351,236
American Indian/Native American24618
Asian512922
Black/African American503119
Hispanic371324
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander321
White1,500639861
Two More331221
Un-Known1094465
Non-resident Alien564359205
North Dakota State University-Main Campus offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 401 graduate students (16.91% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 281 graduate students (11.85% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for North Dakota State University-Main Campus.
Distance Learning Student Population at North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Number of Students
Total2,371
Enrolled Online Exclusively401
Enrolled Some Online Courses281
Not in Online Courses1,689
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at North Dakota State University-Main Campus. 760 students are aged 20 to 24 (32.05% of total students), 33 students are aged below 20 (1.39%), 69 students are aged above 50 (2.91%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at North Dakota State University-Main Campus.
Graduate Student Population By Age at North Dakota State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,3711,1351,236
Age 18-1933825
Age 20-211374493
Age 22-24623256367
Age 25-29731378353
Age 30-34388227161
Age 35-39209107102
Age 40-491819388
Age 50-64662046
Over 64321

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