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Study at North Dakota State University Main Campus

North Dakota State University - Main Campus is a public university situated in Fargo, North Dakota. It was founded in 1890 and is recognized as the leading university in North Dakota. The main campus is set on nearly 258 acres of land, and has over 100 major buildings. The university is popular for its dietetics program.

The athletics teams of the university are nicknamed the Bisons. The university has baseball, basketball, golf, cross country, track and field, football and wrestling teams. Annette Olson, Miss North Dakota 2006; Milton R. Young, former U. S. Senator; Earl Mindell, writer and nutritionist; Ravindra Khattree, academic statistician; and Craig Dahl, NFL player, are among the notable alumni of this university.

Profile of North Dakota State University Main Campus

North Dakota State University is in Fargo, ND. Fargo is a small city. The school is a public institution. North Dakota State University issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Doctoral degree.

Course Topics

The school tries to provide students with lots of choices, and does not tend to focus on only a few programs of study. Fields of study in vogue at North Dakota State University include engineering, agricultural science and management, landscaping and horticulture, architecture and planning, and medical administration.

North Dakota State University Selectivity

Not all applicants to the school are accepted. The top quarter of students at North Dakota State University scored at least 600 on the verbal SAT test. Students' math SAT scores were most often in the range 490 to 640 in 2007.


The most successful professors at the school are given tenure, encouraging them to stay with the school for a long time.

Student Enrolment

Approximately 12, 527 students study at North Dakota State University .

Student Life

Part-time study is common at the school. North Dakota State University makes housing available to a large share of its students. Students at the school can take advantage of the school's meal plans. Students participate in Mid-Continent Conference and Other athletics.

The school reports its educational mission is:

"With energy and momentum, North Dakota State University addresses the needs and aspirations of people in a changing world by building on our land-grant foundation. "

North Dakota State University Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Engineering307mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, civil engineering, industrial engineering, bioengineering, construction engineering, manufacturing engineering, engineering, . . .
Business and Management237business management, accounting and related services, MIS, accounting, business communications, human resources, finance, marketing, . . .
Liberal Arts160interdisciplinary studies, sociology, political science, English, economics, history, speech and rhetoric, humanities, . . .
Science156zoology, microbiology, biotechnology, biology, chemistry, geology, polymer chemistry, plant pathology, . . .
Architecture and Planning143environmental design, architecture, landscape architecture
Education and Teaching128educational administration, educational research, school Counselling, history teaching, English teaching, physical education teaching, music teaching, math teaching, . . .
Family and Social Work112family studies, food and nutrition, facilities management, human development and family studies
Agricultural Science and Management108agricultural economics, crop production, agricultural mechanization, agricultural operations, food processing, agriculture, food science, various food science courses, . . .
Medical administration85pharmacy courses
Medicine83pharmacy, gerontology
Media67mass communication, communication studies, health communication, public relations, media and digital communications, digital communications
Nursing and Emergency Medicine66registered nursing, nurse practitioner
Security and Law Enforcement64criminal justice and safety, security and protective services
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy62sports and fitness management, dietitian, parks and recreation studies, athletic trainer
Computer Science and Engineering59computer science, computer engineering, software engineering
Medical Support and Technology59veterinary assistant, clinical lab tech, respiratory care tech, radiographer
Therapy and Counselling51psychology, quantitative psychology
Animal Science and Care50animal science, equestrian studies
Landscaping and Horticulture36agronomy, horticultural science, turf management, soil science, pest management
Construction Trades34apparel and textiles, apparel and textile marketing
Real Estate and Construction Management32construction management
Design27interior design
Conservation and Resource Management25natural resources management, conservation
Mathematics16statistics, mathematics
Hospitality15hospitality management
Art Studies11art studies
Drama and Performing Arts4drama
Religion and Philosophy3philosophy
Engineering Technician1engineering technician
Transportation0ground transportation

Contact: North Dakota State University

North Dakota State University Main Campus

1301 12th Avenue North

Fargo, ND 58105-5167

General Phone: (701) 231-8011

http://www.ndsu. nodak.edu

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