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North Dakota State College of Science

Wahpeton, ND 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate72%
Acceptance Rate72%

About North Dakota State College of Science

North Dakota State College of Science Overview

North Dakota State College of Science is a public, state school in the rural setting of Wahpeton, North Dakota. North Dakota State College of Science was founded in 1903 and enrolls 2,829 undergrads and no graduate students. North Dakota State College of Science provides housing for students. Most students live in off campus housing.

Student Involvement at North Dakota State College of Science

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of North Dakota State College of Science's theater groups.

North Dakota State College of Science does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? North Dakota State College of Science has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at North Dakota State College of Science on the Student Life page.

2022 North Dakota State College of Science Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 72%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $4,804
Out-of-State $5,764
Percent of Need Met 57.83%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $11,599.92

Is North Dakota State College of Science a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can give you a sense of how selective a university is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better idea of what North Dakota State College of Science offers and if the school might be a good choice for you.

North Dakota State College of Science Acceptance Rate 2022

It is not competitive to get into North Dakota State College of Science. Around 72% of applicants get into North Dakota State College of Science each year. Out of 1,256 applications received in 2022, 902 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at North Dakota State College of Science

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

About 67% of students who start at North Dakota State College of Science return for their second year of college. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook North Dakota State College of Science Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Within six months of graduating, 98% of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Check with North Dakota State College of Science directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

North Dakota State College of Science's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

North Dakota State College of Science's endowment was valued at $18.4 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million. The school spends $8,690 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at North Dakota State College of Science

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

North Dakota State College of Science meets 57.83% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend North Dakota State College of Science full-time are awarded $11,599.92 a year in financial aid, on average.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $17,202 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at North Dakota State College of Science.

Based on this information, is North Dakota State College of Science the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is North Dakota State College of Science a good school for you?

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Where is North Dakota State College of Science?

North Dakota State College of Science is located in the rural setting of Wahpeton, North Dakota.

If you want to see North Dakota State College of Science for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 29 to Wahpeton, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Hector International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what North Dakota State College of Science and Wahpeton are like without leaving home.

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College Info

800 North Sixth Street Wahpeton, ND 58076

Campus Setting: Rural

North Dakota State College of Science Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to North Dakota State College of Science is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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North Dakota State College of Science Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$1,000

In State

$1,000

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
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Fees
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Housing
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Books
$1,000
$1,000

Student Life

Wondering what life at North Dakota State College of Science is like? There are approximately 2,829 students enrolled at North Dakota State College of Science. 52% percent of students attend school full-time, 55% percent are from ND and 45% percent of students are from other states.

52%

Full Time

48%

Part Time

55%

In State

45%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,829

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

72%

Tuition and Fees

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State

Unknown

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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