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North Dakota State College of Science

FALL 2016 ENROLLMENT 3,003

TYPES OF DEGREES Associate degrees and diploma and certificate options

NUMBER OF PROGRAMS/DEGREES 80+ Career Options

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE 15

STUDENT-TO-FACULTY RATIO 12.1 to 1

THE COMPLETE CAMPUS EXPERIENCE

Living on the Wahpeton campus is affordable, convenient fun, and features all of the amenities and perks of a traditional campus. And with student clubs and organizations, performing arts, free events for students, athletics and intramural sports, there are plenty of ways for students to get involved.

6 Traditional Residence Halls
3 Apartment Complexes, for student or family living
2 Student Center Dining Options: Flickertail Dining Rooms or Wild Grounds Café
4 Dining Plan Options
FREE Fitness Facilities: Wildcat Wellness Center, Weight Room, Indoor Track, Swimming Pool and more!
30+ Student Clubs and Organizations
3 Performing Arts: Band, Choir and Theater
250+ Fun and free events for students throughout the year
5 NJCAA Teams: Football, Volleyball, Basketball (Men’s and Women’s) and Softball
8 Intramural Sports

WAHPETON

Wahpeton, N.D. is located 25 miles west of Interstate 94 in Minnesota, 10 miles east of Interstate 29 in North Dakota and just across the South Dakota border. For some students, Wahpeton will seem big, for others small…but before long, we guarantee it will feel like home.

FARGO

NDSCS-Fargo is located in north Fargo, a city of more than 110,000 people, near North Dakota’s eastern border with Moorhead, Minn., a city of roughly 39,000. Students enjoy easy access to Interstates 29 and 94, Hector International Airport and the Fargodome. NDSCS-Fargo appeals to those who prefer a non-traditional campus environment and provides learning opportunities for students through daytime and evening courses.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

NDSCS is an open-enrollment college; all students are eligible to apply. However, many academic programs do have specific admission requirements. Visit www.ndscs.edu for more detailed information.

ACCREDITATION

Higher Learning Commission

For more information, visit: https://www.hlcommission.org/component/directory/?Action=ShowBasic&Itemid=&instid=1521

2016-17 ESTIMATED COSTS*

TUITION & FEES* $4,697
ROOM & BOARD** $6,298

*The average amount for fees is $672 for all states (excluding campus-approved fees). The remainder is tuition for an average of 16 credits per semester.

**Room/board amount is the average between a double room ($2,712) and double suite ($3,372) cost with a 225 meal plan.

All rates are for two semesters. Minimum 160 meal plan required for non-residents to pay in-state tuition rate.

2016-17 NDSCS-FARGO ESTIMATED COSTS**

TUITION/fees $190 per credit*      

* Excludes books, supplies, course fees and program fees.

SCHOLARSHIPS

About 95 percent of students qualify for financial aid, and the NDSCS Foundation awards more than $300,000 in scholarships each year. The scholarship application is online at www.ndscs.edu/scholarships.

PRIORITY DEADLINES

SCHOLARSHIPS February 1
FAFSA April 1
HOUSING April 1
ADMISSIONS Certain academic programs have limited enrollment. See admission requirements and procedures at www.ndscs.edu/catalog.

TYPES OF DISTANCE EDUCATION

NDSCS-Fargo, online classes, interactive television, on-site courses and early entry classes for high school students.

LEARN SMARTER. EARN FASTER.

At the North Dakota State College of Science, you’ll learn smarter with expert instructors teaching real-world skills, and you’ll earn faster by landing your dream career in just two years. A 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio means smaller class sizes, more one-on-one time with instructors and a tight-knit community of peers. Our close partnerships with business and industry provide students with the latest equipment, tools and technology for hands-on learning, that often lead to high-paying careers well before graduation. We call it the science of success. You’ll call it the best way to get where you’re going.

POINTS OF PRIDE

  • We’re a 2-year college offering 80 academic options to choose from.
  • A 98% placement rate means chances are you could be employed or continuing your education just months after graduation.
  • Job offers before graduation are the norm and your major means money.
  • Business and industry partners provide opportunities for one-of-a-kind internships as part of your education.
  • Hands-on learning on state-of-the-art equipment will give you an edge no matter where your future takes you.
  • Enjoy the perks of a 4-year college and earn your degree for a fraction of the cost and in half the time.
  • Take advantage of our newest partnership with Tri-College University and sign up for additional electives and specialty programs available at other area colleges.

 

NORTH DAKOTA STATE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE

800 Sixth Street North
Wahpeton, ND 58076–0002
701.671.2401
800.342.4325
www.ndscs.edu

ENROLLMENT SERVICES
(INCLUDING FINANCIAL AID)

800.342.4325
ndscs.admissions@ndscs.edu

RESIDENTIAL LIFE

800.342.4325

NORTH DAKOTA STATE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE – FARGO

1305 19th Ave. North
Fargo, ND 58102
701.231.6900
ndscs.fargoprograms@ndscs.edu

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