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 3,328 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,847 including undergraduate students.

University of North Dakota 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 3,328 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,847 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 120 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 53 programs are available online classes.
North Dakota Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$18,968
$13,217 for North Dakota Residents
Student Population3,328
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs120 graduate programs
(53 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 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 academic year 2021-2022.
North Dakota 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
North Dakota Residents$13,217
Out-of-State$18,968
North Dakota Residents$0
Out-of-State$0
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 at North Dakota
Distance Learning (Online Classes)53 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 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For 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: March 16, 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 $19,187 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$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
North Dakota Graduate Schools$7,691$9,562
Public$7,691$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 Costs
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

Graduate Programs at North Dakota

University of North Dakota offers 122 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, 1,135 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 Degree6228780
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship34574
Doctor's degree - other41214
Post Bachelor's Degree171063
Post Master's Degree514
Total122451,135
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 Geography program with 16 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Special Education and Teaching program with 139 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 85 completers.
University of North Dakota offers 122 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,135 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 780 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 214 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 63 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 4 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 [+] 4 completers-
Environmental Studies4-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Communication0-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science4-
Education [+] (17 completers) 256 completers-
Education1-
Curriculum and Instruction6-
Educational Leadership and Administration14-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration5-
Educational/Instructional Technology8-
Special Education and Teaching139$46,000
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services28-
Elementary Education and Teaching18-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching14-
Reading Teacher Education15-
Technical Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor8-
Engineering [+] (14 completers) 36 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering0-
Chemical Engineering4-
Civil Engineering6-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering10-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering1-
Mechanical Engineering11-
Petroleum Engineering4-
Geological/Geophysical Engineering0-
Engineering Technology [+] 1 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Industrial Technology/Technician1-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 5 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics5-
English Language And Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Biochemistry0-
Anatomy0-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology0-
Pharmacology0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 5 completers-
Mathematics5-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 9 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science9-
Physical Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology10-
Chemistry2-
Geology/Earth Science8-
Physics0-
Psychology [+] (2 completers) 44 completers-
Psychology7-
Forensic Psychology37-
Human Services [+] (4 completers) 82 completers-
0-
Public Administration9-
Social Work73$49,000
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 29 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Applied Economics0-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics19-
Geography4-
Sociology6-
Transportation And Materials Moving [+] (1 completers) 33 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology4-
Air Transportation (other)29-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 6 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art/Art Studies3-
Music3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (8 completers) 215 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders16-
Physician Assistant28-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist20-
Medical Scientist0-
Public Health10-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist56-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist3-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse82$101,900
Business [+] (4 completers) 27 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management27-
Accounting0-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total780
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 completers-
Environmental Studies1-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Communication0-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science0-
Education [+] 22 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration7-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration1-
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research (other)3-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)11-
Music Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] (10 completers) 8 completers-
Engineering0-
Chemical Engineering2-
Civil Engineering2-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering4-
Mechanical Engineering0-
Petroleum Engineering0-
Engineering (other)0-
English Language And Literature [+] 2 completers-
English Language and Literature2-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Biochemistry1-
Anatomy0-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology4-
Pharmacology4-
Physical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology2-
Chemistry5-
Geology/Earth Science0-
Physics4-
Psychology [+] 13 completers-
Psychology4-
Clinical Psychology5-
Counseling Psychology4-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 2 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies2-
Transportation And Materials Moving [+] 1 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders1-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse3-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total74
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 128 completers-
Medicine69-
Physical Therapy/Therapist54-
Nursing Practice5-
Total214
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (3 completers) 19 completers-
Educational/Instructional Technology5-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism13-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)1-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Engineering0-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 6 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics6-
Legal Studies [+] 14 completers-
Law0-
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies (other)10-
Legal Professions and Studies (other)4-
Human Services [+] (4 completers) 4 completers-
0-
Public Administration4-
Public Policy Analysis0-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 16 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geography16-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 4 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management3-
Public Health1-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing0-
Nursing Education0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies0-
Total63
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 [+] 3 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nurse Anesthetist0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing3-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Nursing Education0-
Total4

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 13,847 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

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