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Graduate Program 127 Programs
Online Graduate Courses 9 Programs
Graduate Enrollment 2,371
Offered Award Levels Master's, Doctorate
Tuition & Fees $11,589

Graduate Programs Overview

North Dakota State University-Main Campus offers 127 graduate programs as well as undergraduate programs. Among them, 9 graduate programs are available through distance education (online classes). Total 2,371 graduate students have enrolled in graduate programs at NDSU and 401 students enrolled online exclusively in graduate programs. For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate program tuition & fees are $8,083 for North Dakota residents and $11,589 for students from other States. Next table summarizes the general information about graduate programs at North Dakota State University-Main Campus.
Graduate Program Information
Awarded Degree ProgramsMaster's (77 programs)
Doctorate - Research (48 programs)
Doctorate - Practical (2 programs)
Online Graduate ProgramsMaster's (9 programs)
Tuition & Fees$8,083 North Dakota residents
$11,589 out-of-state Students
Graduate Student Enrollment2,371 graduate students
401 enrolled in online courses
* The tuition & fees are for regular (traditional) graduate degree program and, for online programs, tuition rate may differ from it.
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Offered Graduate Degrees at NDSU

It offers 127 graduate programs through online and on-site (classroom) education. Through distance learning, it offers Master's degree and/or programs. The Next table lists the number of graduate programs by offered degree and online availability. You can check the offered major programs by degree at the area of study page.
Offered Degrees and Number of Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Master's Degree779
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship480
Doctor's degree - professional practice20
Total1279

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate program tuition & fees are $8,083 for North Dakota residents and $11,589 for students from other States at North Dakota State University-Main Campus. The 2021 graduate tuition & fees are increased by 4.19% compared to the previous year. The next table shows the graduate school tuition & fees trends over last 4 years.
2021 Graduate Tuition & Fees
2018201920202021
In-State$6,802$7,493$7,751$8,083
Out-of-State$16,477$10,729$11,123$11,589
* The tuition & fees are for regular (traditional) graduate degree program and, for online programs, tuition rate may differ from it.
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[Chart] North Dakota State University-Main Campus Graduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate School Student Population

At North Dakota State University-Main Campus, 2,371 students are enrolled in graduate programs - 1,135 male and 1,236 female students. By attendance status, there are 1,032 full-time and 1,339 part-time students. The Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Enrollment
TotalFemaleMale
Total2,3711,2361,135
Full-time1,032565467
Part-time1,339671668
[Chart] North Dakota State University-Main Campus Graduate School Student Population

Enrolled Students in Online Graduate Programs

At North Dakota State University-Main Campus, 401 students are enrolled exclusively in graduate online courses and 281 students are enrolled in some online courses out of total of 2,371 students.
Distance Learning Enrollment in Graduate Programs
Graduate Students
Total2,371
Online Exclusively401
In Some Online Classes281
Not In Online Classes1,689
[Chart] North Dakota State University-Main Campus Enrolled Students in Online Graduate Programs