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15 Colleges
1,275 Yearly Graduations
$29,203 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$29,689 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In terms of yearly nursing graduations, North Dakota is ranked #43 in the country with 1,275 degrees handed out in 2019. The average in-state tuition for students attending college in North Dakota is $7,301 a year, while the average out-of-state tuition is $8,704 a year.

About 58% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $7,422 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

University of North Dakota

Grand Forks, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
257 Yearly Degrees
$9,736 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 10,163 undergraduates at UND, of which 7,628 are full-time, and there are 13,581 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UND is 4.7 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 83%. Of the accepted students, 51% are men and 49% are women.

63% of UND students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $10,331 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UND is $41,700.

Public Public vs. Private
232 Yearly Degrees
$9,619 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at North Dakota State University - Main Campus is 13,173, of which 10,831 students are undergraduates and of those, 9,638 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

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

Approximately 67% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $9,282 a year. North Dakota State University has a 2.6% 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 North Dakota State University is $40,400.

#3

Rasmussen University - North Dakota

Fargo, North Dakota
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
154 Yearly Degrees
$10,935 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 653 students at Rasmussen University - North Dakota in total, 644 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 399 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Approximately 79% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $9,249 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 7.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Rasmussen University - North Dakota is $27,500.

#4

University of Mary

Bismarck, North Dakota
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
148 Yearly Degrees
$19,074 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,523 undergraduates at UMary, of which 1,863 are full-time, and there are 3,779 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

About 76% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 38% 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 student loan default rate of 5.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UMary is $44,300.

#5

Lake Region State College

Devils Lake, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
83 Yearly Degrees
$4,655 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,982 students at Lake Region State College in total, 515 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Approximately 52% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,836 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.7% which is higher than 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.

#6

Bismarck State College

Bismarck, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
75 Yearly Degrees
$4,160 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Bismarck State College is 3,739, which includes 2,033 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

50% of BSC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,592 a year. BSC has a 6.4% 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 $41,300 during the early-career years.

#7

Dakota College at Bottineau

Bottineau, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
67 Yearly Degrees
$4,883 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Dakota College at Bottineau is 1,006, which includes 390 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

66% of MSU-Bottineau students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,569 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 20.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from MSU-Bottineau with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $35,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#8

Minot State University

Minot, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
50 Yearly Degrees
$7,592 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Minot State University is 3,125, of which 2,836 students are undergraduates and of those, 1,921 are full-time. For undergraduates at MSU, the average graduation time is 4.7 years.

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. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from MSU is $36,900.

#9

North Dakota State College of Science

Wahpeton, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
47 Yearly Degrees
$5,317 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at North Dakota State College of Science is 2,977, which includes 1,522 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 11.8% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from North Dakota State College of Science is $37,100.

#10

Mayville State University

Mayville, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
45 Yearly Degrees
$7,049 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,212 students at Mayville State University in total, 1,187 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 589 are full-time. For undergraduates at Mayville State University, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

About 48% of students who apply get accepted. Around 52% of accepted students are men, and 48% are women.

Approximately 76% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $7,685 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 Mayville State University with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $34,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#10

Dickinson State University

Dickinson, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
45 Yearly Degrees
$7,784 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,321 undergraduates at DSU, of which 922 are full-time, and there are 1,350 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

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

Approximately 54% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,188 a year. DSU has a 5.6% 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.

#12

Williston State College

Williston, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
37 Yearly Degrees
$5,378 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,132 students at Williston State College in total, 626 are full-time undergraduates. 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. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.9% which is higher than 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.

#13

University of Jamestown

Jamestown, North Dakota
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
23 Yearly Degrees
$22,428 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 908 undergraduates at UJ, of which 887 are full-time, and there are 1,115 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UJ is 4.3 years.

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

Roughly 70% of students at UJ take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,542 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from UJ with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,800 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#14

United Tribes Technical College

Bismarck, North Dakota
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
8 Yearly Degrees
$4,252 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 388 full-time undergraduates at United Tribes Technical College, and 434 students altogether. 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 31.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from United Tribes Technical College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $11,800 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#15

Sitting Bull College

Fort Yates, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
4 Yearly Degrees
$4,010 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Sitting Bull College is 285, of which 257 students are undergraduates and of those, 220 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

Students who graduate from Sitting Bull College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $16,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

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