# North Dakota Colleges

In 2018, 12,020 students received a degree from a college in North Dakota, making it rank #47 in terms of graduations. Students who are able to take advantage of in-state tuition will only pay an average of $6,646 per year to get their degree at a college in North Dakota, while out of state students will pay an average of $8,738 per year.

About 61% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $7,297 per year.

## Most Popular Schools in North Dakota

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

There are 8,525 full-time undergraduates at UND, and 14,406 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UND is 4.7 years.

About 83% of students who apply get accepted. Around 51% of accepted students are men, and 49% are women.

Approximately 63% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $10,331 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from UND with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $41,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 14,358 students at North Dakota State University in total, 10,782 of which are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at North Dakota State University, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

Around 92% of students who apply get accepted. Around 51% of accepted students are men, and 49% are women.

67% of North Dakota State University students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $9,282 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $40,400 during the early-career years.

The total student population at University of Mary is 3,396, of which 1,794 students are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at UMary, the average graduation time is 4.3 years.

About 76% of students who apply get accepted. Around 38% of accepted students are men, and 62% are women.

66% of UMary students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,318 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.5% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $44,300 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Bismarck State College is 3,756, of which 2,067 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Roughly 50% of students at BSC take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,592 a year. BSC has a 6.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $41,300 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Minot State University is 3,216, of which 1,952 students are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average MSU undergraduate about 4.7 years to complete their degree.

About 69% of students who apply get accepted. Around 43% of accepted students are men, and 57% are women.

Approximately 55% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,637 a year. MSU has a 7.4% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $36,900 during the early-career years.

There are 2,985 students at North Dakota State College of Science in total, 1,707 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

Approximately 74% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $8,143 a year. The student loan default rate of 10.6% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,100 during the early-career years.

There are 922 full-time undergraduates at DSU, and 1,425 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

Around 99% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 53% are men and 47% are women.

Roughly 54% of students at DSU take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,188 a year. DSU has a 7.0% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from DSU is $38,400.

There are 1,522 students at Valley City State University in total, 834 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 76%. Around 54% of accepted students are men, and 46% are women.

68% of Valley City State University students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,010 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.5% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Valley City State University is $36,400.

There are 1,135 students at JC in total, 871 of which are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average JC undergraduate about 4.3 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 65%. Of the accepted students, 61% are men and 39% are women.

70% of JC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,542 a year. The student loan default rate of 4.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $36,800 during the early-career years.

There are 615 full-time undergraduates at Williston State College, and 1,098 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 25 to 1.

Roughly 34% of students at Williston State College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $4,497 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 10.5% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Williston State College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $31,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 527 full-time undergraduates at Lake Region State College, and 1,972 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Roughly 52% of students at Lake Region State College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,836 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.5% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Lake Region State College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $32,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 317 full-time undergraduates at Rasmussen College - North Dakota, and 527 students altogether. It takes the average Rasmussen College - North Dakota undergraduate about 4.7 years to complete their degree.

Approximately 79% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $9,249 a year. The student loan default rate of 7.1% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $27,500 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Mayville State University is 1,140, of which 600 students are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at Mayville State University, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 48%. Around 52% of accepted students are men, and 48% are women.

Roughly 76% of students at Mayville State University take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $7,685 a year. The student loan default rate of 11.4% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Mayville State University is $34,000.

The total student population at Turtle Mountain Community College is 567, of which 474 students are full-time undergraduates. Students tend to stick around at TMCC. The freshman retention rate is 92%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from TMCC is $17,200.

There are 909 students at MSU-Bottineau in total, 346 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Approximately 66% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,569 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 23.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $35,000 during the early-career years.

The total student population at United Tribes Technical College is 315, of which 265 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

Roughly 1% of students at United Tribes Technical College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $11,042 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 41.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $11,800 during the early-career years.

There are 235 students at Trinity in total, 159 of which are full-time undergraduates. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Trinity is 4.4 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 42%. Of the accepted students, 57% are men and 43% are women.

98% of Trinity students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,826 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $25,000 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Sitting Bull College is 317, of which 248 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $16,700 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College is 228, of which 148 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

The total student population at Cankdeska Cikana Community College is 242, of which 120 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 5 to 1.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $14,100 during the early-career years.

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