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Fall 2018 Student Profile - Quick Facts

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Enrollment Details Men Women Total
Total Headcount 1249 1940 3189
FTE (Full-Time Equivalent) 942 1540 2482
Full-Time UGRD Students 772 1207 1979
Part-Time UGRD Students 384 552 936
Full-Time GRAD Students 29 85 114
Part-Time GRAD Students 64 96 160
Fall Enrollment Headcount
Fall 2013 3533
Fall 2014 3410
Fall 2015 3348
Fall 2016 3412
Fall 2017 3216
Fall 2018 3189
Academic Level
Freshmen 974
Sophomore 571
Junior 517
Senior 853
Graduate 274
Total 3189
Enrollment by Age
Under 18 187
18-24 2090
25-29 432
30-39 321
40-49 111
50-64 41
65+ 7
Total 3189
   
Enrollment by Ethnicity
2 or more 136
American Indian 67
Asian 105
Black 236
Hawaiian 11
Hispanic 227
NS 66
White 2341
Total 3189
Online ONLY Headcount UGRD GRAD
Degree Seeking 361 143
Non-Degree Seeking 482  
Enrollment by Top 5 States
North Dakota: 2134 California: 131 Minnesota: 97
Montana: 84 Arizona: 39  
Gender Distribution of All Students
Male 39%
Female 61%

NEW FRESHMEN ENROLLMENT

Average HS GPA 3.36
Average Comp ACT 21
Average Number of Credits Enrolled 14
Gender Distribution of New First Year Freshmen
Male 44%
Female 56%
Top 5 Majors of New Enrolled Freshmen
General Studies 54
Nursing 49
Biology 34
Elementary Education 26
Management 20
Computer Science 18
Top 5 States for New Enrolled Freshmen
North Dakota 237
Montana 21
California 17
Minnesota 14
Arizona 11
   

RETENTION AND GRADUATION RATES

Retention Rates
Fall 2013 67%
Fall 2014 75%
Fall 2015 70%
Fall 2016 69%
Fall 2017 70%
(% Full-time, first-time, fall to fall retention)
Graduation Rates
Fall 2008 40%
Fall 2009 42%
Fall 2010 43%
Fall 2011 37%
Fall 2012 46%
(% Full-Time, first-time, graduating within 6 years)
Student Athletic Graduation Rates
Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2012
51% 53% 49% 42% 58%
(% of Full-time, first-time, graduating within 6 years)

ACADEMIC DEGREES CONFERRED Degrees Conferred by Type
(Summer '17, Fall '17, and Spring '18)

Total UGRD Graduates 593
Associate of Science (AS) 1
Bachelors of Art (BA) 69
Bachelors of Applied Science (BAS) 5
Bachelors of General Studies (BGS) 20
Bachelors of Science (BS) 286
Bachelors of Science Education (BSE) 90
Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) 55
Bachelors of Social Work 62
Total GRAD Graduates 136
Psychology (EDS) 7
Masters in Mathematics Education (MAT) 1
Education (MEDUCAT) 13
Masters of Science (MS) 112
Masters of Music (MME) 3
   
Certificates
(UGRD + GRAD)
50
 

Accolades

  • As reported by GreatValuesCollege.org, Minot State University has been recognized as one of the Most Affordable Online Graduate Degree Programs for 2019. [ source ]
  • 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