University of North Dakota Graduate Schools

University of North Dakota (referred to as North Dakota) is a Public, 4 years school located in Grand Forks, ND. It is classified as a 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 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of North Dakota is $13,217 for North Dakota residents and $18,968 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,819 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,615 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of North Dakota (referred to as North Dakota) is a Public, 4 years school located in Grand Forks, ND. It is classified as a 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 school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1913 - Current[Estimated Date]).
North Dakota Directory Information
School NameUniversity of North Dakota (North Dakota)
Address264 Centennial Drive, Stop 8193, Grand Forks, ND 58202-8193
Phone800-225-5863
Webhttps://und.edu
Online Applicationhttps://und.edu/admissions/apply.html
Financial Infohttps://und.edu/one-stop/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of North Dakota is $13,217 for North Dakota residents and $18,968 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,819 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,615 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 265 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 26 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$18,968
$13,217 for North Dakota Residents
Student Population3,819
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs265 graduate programs
(26 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of North Dakota is $13,217 for North Dakota residents and $18,968 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $479 for North Dakota residents and $719 for out-of-state students.
University of North Dakota 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 its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)26 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
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of North Dakota is $13,217 for North Dakota residents and $18,968 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.50% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
North Dakota ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$7,688$1,501$20,526$1,501
2018-2019$8,226$1,471$21,964$1,471
2019-2020$10,534$1,524$18,434$1,524
2020-2021$11,060$1,736$16,590$1,736
2021-2022$11,503$1,714$17,254$1,714
The graduate school tuition & fees of North Dakota is very expensive compared to public graduate schools in North Dakota. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the North Dakota graduate tuition is $9,962 (public) / $9,946 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of North Dakota$13,217$18,968
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
North Dakota Graduate Schools$9,590$9,562
Public$8,365$9,962
Private$9,946
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $13,368 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of North Dakota. On-campus living costs are decreased by -0.40% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,368. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -0.40% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$8,548$3,422$8,548$3,422
2018-2019$8,974$3,422$8,974$3,422
2019-2020$9,444$3,424$9,444$3,424
2020-2021$9,976$3,446$9,976$3,446
2021-2022$9,922$3,446$9,922$3,446
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $479 for North Dakota residents and $719 for other students at University of North Dakota. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 4.05% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
North Dakota ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$320$855
2018-2019$343$915
2019-2020$439$769
2020-2021$461$691
2021-2022$479$719
The law school tuition at University of North Dakota is $13,335 for North Dakota residents and $24,956 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $35,400 for North Dakota residents and $64,065 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of North Dakota.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of North Dakota
North Dakota ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$33,686$1,714$62,351$1,714
Law$11,621$1,714$23,242$1,714

Graduate Programs at North Dakota

University of North Dakota offers 142 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,016 students have completed their study at University of North Dakota.
Offered Degrees at University of North Dakota
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree697795
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship40371
Doctor's degree - other51110
Post Bachelor's Degree231339
Post Master's Degree501
Total142241,016
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of North Dakota by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Legal Professions and Studies (other) program with 8 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Special Education and Teaching program with 156 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 75 completers.
University of North Dakota offers 142 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,016 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 795 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 110 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 39 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 1 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 1 completers-
Environmental Studies1-
Communication and Journalism [+] 3 completers-
Communication3-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] (1 completers) 22 completers-
Computer Science3-
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration2-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance17-
Education [+] (2 completers) 231 completers-
Education1-
Multicultural Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction9-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration5-
Educational/Instructional Technology8-
Special Education and Teaching126$46,000
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services31-
Elementary Education and Teaching14-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching10-
Reading Teacher Education22-
Technical Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor5-
Engineering [+] (1 completers) 42 completers-
Architectural Engineering1-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering3-
Chemical Engineering4-
Civil Engineering4-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering4-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering8-
Petroleum Engineering16-
Geological/Geophysical Engineering2-
Engineering Technology [+] 0 completers-
Industrial Technology/Technician0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 10 completers-
Linguistics10-
Chinese Language and Literature0-
German Language and Literature0-
English Language and Literature [+] 6 completers-
English Language and Literature6-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences4-
Biomedical Sciences1-
Biochemistry0-
Anatomy0-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology0-
Pharmacology0-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 6 completers-
Mathematics6-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Physical Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology5-
Chemistry2-
Geology/Earth Science0-
Physics2-
Psychology [+] 54 completers-
Psychology7-
Forensic Psychology47-
Human Services [+] 86 completers-
Public Administration12-
Social Work74$49,000
Social Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Applied Economics0-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics15-
Geography4-
Sociology0-
Transportation and Materials Moving [+] 26 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology26-
Air Transportation (other)0-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 9 completers-
Art/Art Studies2-
Music7-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 163 completers-
Communication Sciences and Disorders20-
Physician Assistant29-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist9-
Histologic Technology/Histotechnologist0-
Medical Scientist0-
Public Health16-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist57-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist9-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse23$101,900
Business [+] (1 completers) 102 completers-
Business Administration and Management66-
Accounting36-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total795
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 0 completers-
Environmental Studies0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 3 completers-
Communication3-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer Science0-
Education [+] 23 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration4-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration4-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)1-
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research (other)6-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)8-
Music Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] (1 completers) 16 completers-
Engineering0-
Chemical Engineering1-
Civil Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering1-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering2-
Mechanical Engineering1-
Petroleum Engineering8-
Geological/Geophysical Engineering2-
Engineering (other)1-
English Language and Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Writing0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Biomedical Sciences2-
Biochemistry0-
Anatomy0-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology0-
Pharmacology0-
Physical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology0-
Chemistry0-
Geology/Earth Science0-
Physics1-
Psychology [+] 19 completers-
Psychology3-
Clinical Psychology9-
Counseling Psychology7-
Forensic Psychology0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 1 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies1-
Transportation and Materials Moving [+] (1 completers) 2 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 2 completers-
Communication Sciences and Disorders0-
Medical Scientist1-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
Total71
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 56 completers-
Law56-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 54 completers-
Medicine3-
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (other)0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist51-
Nursing Practice0-
Total110
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (6 completers) 23 completers-
Educational/Instructional Technology1-
Educational Statistics and Research Methods5-
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research (other)7-
Special Education and Teaching1-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism2-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)5-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Engineering [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering0-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Linguistics0-
Legal Studies [+] 4 completers-
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies (other)4-
Legal Professions and Studies (other)0-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
Public Administration1-
Public Policy Analysis2-
Social Sciences [+] (1 completers) 6 completers-
Applied Economics3-
Geography3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 2 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Public Health1-
0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing1-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 1 completers-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies1-
Total39
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 1 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
0-
Nurse Anesthetist0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Total1

Graduate Student Population at North Dakota

For academic year 2021-2022, total 3,819 students enrolled into University of North Dakota graduate schools where it has total 13,615 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,745 full-time and 2,074 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,435 male and 2,384 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,8191,4352,384
Full-time1,7457031,042
Part-tme2,0747321,342
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 2,777 White (72.72%), 140 Black/African American (3.67%), 142 Hispanic (3.72%), 93 Asian (2.44%), and 667 students with other races. 367 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,8191,4352,384
American Indian/Native American912863
Asian933756
Black/African American1407070
Hispanic1425389
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White2,7779511,826
Two More1414992
Un-Known683434
Non-resident Alien367213154
University of North Dakota offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 2,022 graduate students (52.95% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 697 graduate students (18.25% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total3,819
Enrolled Online Exclusively2,022
Enrolled Some Online Courses697
Not in Online Courses1,100
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of North Dakota. 957 students are aged 20 to 24 (25.06% of total students), 3 students are aged below 20 (0.08%), 201 students are aged above 50 (5.26%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of North Dakota.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,8191,4352,384
Age 18-19303
Age 20-211011784
Age 22-24856273583
Age 25-291,095428667
Age 30-34658275383
Age 35-39425175250
Age 40-49480181299
Age 50-6419078112
Over 641183

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