List of 4-Year Public Universities & Colleges in North Dakota

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Public colleges and state universities in North Dakota that receive funding public are considered state or public schools. These institutions may be operate as an independent entity, or as part of a larger statewide system that oversees operations. Most state funded institutions offer discounted tuition for state residents, and generally have higher enrollment than equivalent private institutions. Many state funded institutions also have active research projects and resources, particularly among larger institutions and statewide systems, where such programs may be divided up. State universities and public colleges generally have undergraduate and graduate programs, resulting in degrees from the bachelor level to the doctorate.

North Dakota University System

The 7 schools listed below are part of the North Dakota University System. By following the links below, you can view each school's profile in detail.

Institution NameNumber StudentsInformationVirtual Tour
Bismarck State College in Bismarck, ND1,000 to 4,999info
Dickinson State University in Dickinson, ND1,000 to 4,999info Virtual Campus Tour of Dickinson State University
Mayville State University in Mayville, ND1,000 to 4,999info
Minot State University in Minot, ND1,000 to 4,999info
North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND10,000 to 19,999info
University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, ND10,000 to 19,999info Virtual Campus Tour of University of North Dakota
Valley City State University in Valley City, ND1,000 to 4,999info

Other Public 4-Year State Universities & Colleges

Below is a list of other 4-year state universities and colleges in North Dakota.

Institution NameNumber StudentsInformationVirtual Tour
Fort Berthold Community College in New Town, NDLess Than 1,000info
Sitting Bull College in Fort Yates, NDLess Than 1,000info

Notes: Tuition & fee amounts are for both North Dakota in-state residents and out of state students, unless noted otherwise. The tuition information displayed is an estimate, which we calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only. Please contact the respective school for information about the current school year.

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.