Bismarck State College

Tuition & Fees $6,657
Student Population 3,716
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,195
Graduation Rate 48 %
Students:Faculty 14

Academic Overview

Bismarck State College is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Bismarck, North Dakota. It is an Associate's - Private For-profit 4-year Primarily Associate's by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $4,731 for North Dakota residents and $6,657 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 3,716 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Bismarck State College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $53,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Bismarck State College are $4,731 for North Dakota residents and $6,657 for non-residents.
Bismarck State College 2021 Tuition & Fees
North Dakota ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at BSC. The average received amount of financial aid is $4,195 and 40% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,716 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Bismarck State College is 48 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Bismarck State College is 17 %
Transfer-out Rate
Student Population for Bismarck State College is 3,716
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Bismarck State College is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,195 at Bismarck State College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

BSC offers 95 major programs through online and on-site education where 41 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate209
One but less than two years certificate2713
Associate's Degree4216
Two but less than four years certificate41
Bachelor's Degree22

Special Learning Opportunities

Bismarck State College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:438)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,290)

Veterans Benefits

Bismarck State College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges