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University of North Dakota, a public institution, offers a large number of degree programs, allowing students to choose which major is right for them. Located in Grand Forks, ND, the school offers an urban setting for students to study in. Enrollment at UND is nearly 14,000 annually.
Students may select from many areas of study, including:
- Health And Clinical Professions
- Transportation And Materials Moving
- Legal Professions And Studies
- Liberal Arts And Sciences
- Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Students applying for admission are usually asked to submit an application, transcripts, standardized test scores and any requested application essays, which will then be reviewed by the admissions office. Most students accepted to UND score in-between 21 - 26 on the ACT exam. UND has an acceptance rate of 70% of which only 62% decided to enroll. More information regarding admissions can be found here.
Tuition & fees at UND are different for in-state and out-of-state residents. In-state tuition costs approximately $7,800 per year with out-of-state tuition costing $18,000 per year. Students enrolled at University of North Dakota may qualify for aid which is typically loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.
The UND Sioux participate in several intercollegiate athletic programs, as part of the NCAA organization. Athletic programs available include:
- Baseball (NCAA Division I-AA)
- Basketball (NCAA Division I-AA)
- Track & Field (NCAA Division I-AA)
For a complete list of areas of study, programs, enrollment information, admissions information, and more, please visit the school's website at http://und.edu.
Admission Requirements & Details
The information regarding admissions below may give you an idea of the candidates University of North Dakota accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, SAT/ACT scores of accepted students, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred. This information can be used to get a better feeling of your chances of getting into University of North Dakota.
Admission Requirements & Recommendations
- High School G.P.A. and School Records are Required
- SAT or ACT Test Scores are Required
- TOEFL for ESL Students are Required
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- AP Course Credits
Admissions Test Scores - SAT Exam, ACT Exam, etc...
SAT ® scores for students that were accepted Fall 2012
|Score Range (25th to 75th Percentile)|
|SAT ® Critical Reading||470 - 590|
|SAT ® Math||500 - 610|
|SAT ® Writing||450 - 550|
|SAT ® Total Score||1420 - 1750|
ACT ® scores for students that were accepted Fall 2012
|Score Range (25th to 75th Percentile)|
|ACT ® English||20 - 25|
|ACT ® Math||21 - 26|
|ACT ® Composite Score||21 - 26|
Acceptance Rate Table - Chances of Getting Into UND
We have provided a table below which represents your chances of getting into University of North Dakota.
|Granted Admissions||3,983 (74%)|
|Accepted Students That Enrolled||2,360 (59%)|
Total enrollment at University of North Dakota is around 15,000 students. The student body is made up of 77% undergraduate students and 23% graduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $12,000. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $35 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are:
- State Residents: $6,400-$7,700
- Out-of-State: $17,000-$20,470
- Charges per unit:
- State Residents: $270-$320 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $710-$850 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||88%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||65%||$4,201|
|Receiving Student Loans||64%||$7,968|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2012 was around 3.5%.
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo support students and graduates, University of North Dakota may provide services to students like:
- Online classes
- Academic counseling for students
- Work study style employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
- Day care
The overall graduation rate of University of North Dakota is around 55%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||24%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||23%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||6%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
Campus: University of North Dakota
- Art and Design Program
- Clinical Psychology (Ph.D.) Program
- Counseling Psychology (Ph.D.) Program
- Coordinated Dietetics Program (more info)
- Law Program (more info)
- Medical (M.D.) Program (more info)
- Music Program (more info)
- Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Program
- Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program (more info)
- Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program (more info)
- Occupational Therapy (OT) Program (more info)
- Speech-Language Pathology Program
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program (more info)
- Theatre Program
Campus: The University of North Dakota at Casper College
- Occupational Therapy (OT) Program
- * Accredited by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (since 1995)
University of North Dakota is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division I-AA classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Western Athletic Conference)
- Basketball (Big Sky Conference)
- Track and Field (Big Sky Conference)
- Football (Big Sky Conference)
- Ice Hockey
- Swimming and Diving
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Public Administration and Social Services
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Transportation and Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts
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