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Minot State University is a public university dedicated to excellence in education, scholarship, and community engagement achieved through rigorous academic experiences, active learning environments, commitment to public service, and a vibrant campus life.

FACTS ABOUT MINOT STATE Enrollment
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Student Ethnicity
Retention and Graduation Rates
Teacher Education Pass Rates
Nursing NCLEX Pass Rates
Finance - CPA Pass Rates
Student to Faculty Ratio
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FALL 2017 STUDENT PROFILE QUICK FACTS

Enrollment Details Men Women Total
Total Headcount 1280 1936 3216
FTE (Full-Time Equivalent) 958 1509 2467
Full-Time UGRD Students 774 1178 1952
Part-Time UGRD Students 416 588 1004
Full-Time GRAD Students 32 78 110
Part-Time GRAD Students 58 92 150
Fall Enrollment Headcount
Fall 2012 3560
Fall 2013 3533
Fall 2014 3410
Fall 2015 3348
Fall 2016 3412
Fall 2017 3216
Academic Level
Freshmen 989
Sophomore 552
Junior 504
Senior 911
Graduate 260
Total 3216
Enrollment by Age
Under 18 162
18-24 2134
25-29 406
30-39 338
40-49 128
50-64 47
65+ 1
Total 3216
   
Enrollment by Ethnicity
2 or more 130
American Indian 52
Asian 114
Black 230
Hawaiian 9
Hispanic 228
NS 70
White 2383
Total 3216
Online ONLY Headcount UGRD GRAD
Degree Seeking 412 119
Non-Degree Seeking 466  
Enrollment by Top 5 States
North Dakota: 2123 California: 150 Minnesota: 88
Montana: 68 Florida: 53  

NEW FRESHMEN ENROLLMENT

Average HS GPA 3.37
Average Comp ACT 22
Average Number of Credits Enrolled 14
Gender Distribution of New First Year Freshmen
Male 40%
Female 60%
Top 6 Majors of New Enrolled Freshmen
General Studies 50
Nursing 48
Elementary Education 29
Biology 22
Criminal Justice 18
Athletic Training 18
Top 6 States for New Enrolled Freshmen
North Dakota 215
California 25
Montana 14
Minnesota 5
Florida 4
Illinois 4

RETENTION AND GRADUATION RATES

Retention Rates
Fall 2011 65%
Fall 2012 68%
Fall 2013 67%
Fall 2014 75%
Fall 2015 70%
Fall 2016 69%
(% Full-time, first-time, fall to fall retention)
Graduation Rates
Fall 2006 34%
Fall 2007 37%
Fall 2008 40%
Fall 2009 42%
Fall 2010 43%
Fall 2011 37%
(% Full-Time, first-time, graduating within 6 years)
Student Athletic Graduation Rates
Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011
51% 53% 49% 42%
(% of Full-time, first-time, graduating within 6 years)

ACADEMIC DEGREES CONFERRED Degrees Conferred by Type (Summer '16, Fall '16, and Spring '17)

Total UGRD Graduates 607
Associate of Science (AS) 3
Bachelors of Art (BA) 98
Bachelors of Applied Science (BAS) 8
Bachelors of General Studies (BGS) 24
Bachelors of Science (BS) 250
Bachelors of Science Education (BSE) 118
Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) 56
Bachelors of Social Work 49
Total GRAD Graduates 125
Psychology (EDS) 8
Masters in Mathematics Education (MAT) 4
Education (MEDUCAT) 16
Masters of Science (MS) 96
Masters of Music (MME) 1
   
Certificates 7

ACCOLADES

  • SR Education Group released their 2018 Top Online Colleges report where Minot State University's BSN Completion Program is ranked in both the 2018 Top and Most Affordable Online Colleges for Nursing. [ source ]
  • Our Master of Science in Communication Disorders was recognized as one of the top accredited master’s degree programs in the U.S. for 2018. Graduates from Minot State's CD program are highly sought after because of our exceptional and valued program. [ source ]
  • As reported by BestColleges.com, Minot State University's out-of-state tuition rate makes it the third most affordable university in the U.S. [ source ]
  • Minot State is #17 for Top Online accredited Master's in Special Education program. Graduates from Minot State's programs are highly sought after because of their valued degree. [ source ]
  • SR Education Group named Minot State University in their 2018 Top and Most Affordable Online Colleges rankings for our graduate management degree and undergraduate marketing degree. [ source ]
  • Minot State University was recently named to our ranking of the Top 16 Online Master’s Degrees in Information Systems. Online master’s degrees in information systems combine the advanced study of two major fields: business and technology. [ source ]
03/27/18