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North Dakota Business Colleges

20 Colleges
2,211 Yearly Graduations
$28,767 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$29,138 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In terms of yearly business graduations, North Dakota is ranked #46 in the country with 2,211 degrees handed out in 2019. The average in-state tuition for students attending college in North Dakota is $7,192 a year, while the average out-of-state tuition is $8,322 a year.

About 63% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $7,285 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

Public Public vs. Private
654 Yearly Degrees
$10,033 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at North Dakota State University - Main Campus is 12,846, of which 10,555 students are undergraduates and of those, 9,339 are full-time. It takes the average North Dakota State University undergraduate about 4.5 years to complete their degree.

Around 94% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 46% are men and 54% are women.

64% of North Dakota State University students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $9,736 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.1% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from North Dakota State University is $40,400.

#2

University of North Dakota

Grand Forks, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
378 Yearly Degrees
$10,276 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 9,796 undergraduates at UND, of which 7,173 are full-time, and there are 13,615 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UND is 4.6 years.

Around 87% of students who apply get accepted. Around 53% of accepted students are men, and 47% are women.

62% of UND students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $10,766 a year. UND has a 2.9% 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 UND is $41,700.

#3

Minot State University

Minot, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
276 Yearly Degrees
$7,896 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,656 undergraduates at MSU, of which 1,836 are full-time, and there are 2,920 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 77%. Around 43% of accepted students are men, and 57% are women.

Roughly 52% of students at MSU take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,631 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.8% 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.

#4

University of Mary

Bismarck, North Dakota
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
273 Yearly Degrees
$19,730 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Mary is 3,799, of which 2,535 students are undergraduates and of those, 1,812 are full-time. It takes the average UMary undergraduate about 4.2 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 72%. Around 40% of accepted students are men, and 60% are women.

67% of UMary students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $8,239 a year. UMary has a 4.7% 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 $44,300 during the early-career years.

#5

Dickinson State University

Dickinson, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
140 Yearly Degrees
$8,122 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Dickinson State University is 1,441, of which 1,381 students are undergraduates and of those, 966 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at DSU is 4.7 years.

Around 99% of students who apply get accepted. Around 49% of accepted students are men, and 51% are women.

Approximately 52% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $7,006 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 7.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from DSU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $38,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#6

Bismarck State College

Bismarck, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
128 Yearly Degrees
$4,731 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,955 full-time undergraduates at BSC, and 3,716 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

46% of BSC students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,757 a year. The student loan default rate of 7.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from BSC is $41,300.

#7

Rasmussen University - North Dakota

Fargo, North Dakota
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
60 Yearly Degrees
$11,492 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 619 undergraduates at Rasmussen University - North Dakota, of which 337 are full-time, and there are 628 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Approximately 88% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $8,697 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.4% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

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

#8

University of Jamestown

Jamestown, North Dakota
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
58 Yearly Degrees
$23,498 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 912 undergraduates at UJ, of which 875 are full-time, and there are 1,147 students altogether. For undergraduates at UJ, the average graduation time is 4.4 years.

About 72% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 66% are men and 34% are women.

Roughly 72% of students at UJ take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $8,308 a year. UJ has a 5.9% 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 UJ is $36,800.

#9

North Dakota State College of Science

Wahpeton, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
57 Yearly Degrees
$5,750 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,829 students at North Dakota State College of Science in total, 1,485 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Approximately 72% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $8,317 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from North Dakota State College of Science with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $37,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#10

Lake Region State College

Devils Lake, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
37 Yearly Degrees
$4,843 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Lake Region State College is 1,771, which includes 468 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Approximately 44% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,091 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.7% 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.

#11

Mayville State University

Mayville, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
34 Yearly Degrees
$7,381 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Mayville State University is 1,168, of which 1,145 students are undergraduates and of those, 603 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Mayville State University is 4.6 years.

About 53% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 55% are men and 45% are women.

Approximately 70% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $7,047 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.2% which is higher than 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.

#11

Williston State College

Williston, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
34 Yearly Degrees
$5,528 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Williston State College is 959, which includes 573 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 23 to 1.

Approximately 24% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $4,052 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $31,100 during the early-career years.

#13

Valley City State University

Valley City, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
27 Yearly Degrees
$7,942 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,676 students at Valley City State University in total, 1,541 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 894 are full-time. It takes the average Valley City State University undergraduate about 4.4 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 81%. Around 54% of accepted students are men, and 46% are women.

Approximately 70% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,135 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 9.4% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Valley City State University with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#14

United Tribes Technical College

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

The total student population at United Tribes Technical College is 326, which includes 316 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 37.6% 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.

#15

Dakota College at Bottineau

Bottineau, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
10 Yearly Degrees
$5,106 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 312 full-time undergraduates at MSU-Bottineau, and 1,060 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

65% of MSU-Bottineau students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,127 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 23.6% 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.

#16

Turtle Mountain Community College

Belcourt, North Dakota
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
8 Yearly Degrees
$2,250 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 471 full-time undergraduates at TMCC, and 586 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at TMCC is 4.0 years.

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

#17

Sitting Bull College

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

The total student population at Sitting Bull College is 229, of which 201 students are undergraduates and of those, 167 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 6 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.

#17

Trinity Bible College and Graduate School

Ellendale, North Dakota
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
7 Yearly Degrees
$17,340 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Trinity Bible College and Graduate School is 231, of which 151 students are undergraduates and of those, 128 are full-time. For undergraduates at Trinity, the average graduation time is 4.1 years.

Around 100% of students who apply get accepted. Around 51% of accepted students are men, and 49% are women.

Approximately 97% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $8,359 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 20.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Trinity is $25,000.

#19

Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College

New Town, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
5 Yearly Degrees
$3,870 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 114 full-time undergraduates at NHSC, and 179 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 5 to 1.

#20

Cankdeska Cikana Community College

Fort Totten, North Dakota
Public Public vs. Private
4 Yearly Degrees
$3,300 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 67 full-time undergraduates at CCCC, and 182 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 5 to 1.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from CCCC is $14,100.

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