North Dakota Colleges

Student to Faculty Ratio

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average student to faculty ratio of North Dakota Colleges is 12.57 to 1. It indicates that there are about 13 students for every one instructional faculty and staff. For public schools, the ratio is 13.00 to 1 and 12.19 for private schools. Following table and chart illustrate the student to faculty ratio of North Dakota Colleges by school controls and levels.
Student to Faculty Ratio (2021-2022)
North Dakota Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)12.07 to 112.56 to 111.33 to 1
2-4 Years13.50 to 113.80 to 113.29 to 1
Less than 2 Years11.33 to 1-11.33 to 1
Average12.57 to 113.00 to 112.19 to 1
Student-to-faculty ratio: total students not in graduate or professional programs divided by total instructional staff not teaching in graduate or professional programs.
[CHART#1] Student to Faculty Ratio for North Dakota Colleges

Faculty Statistics

There are 3,730 instructional staffs including professors, faculties, instructors, and teaching staffs with full-time or part-time status in North Dakota Colleges. By school type, 3,122 instructional staffs are working for public schools and 608 for private schools. By employment status, there are 2,357 full-time and 1,373 part-time faculties in North Dakota Colleges. Next table and chart shows the number of instructional staffs by school type, levels, and employment status.
Faculty Statistics (2021-2022)
North Dakota Colleges
TotalPublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)2,1051,174 1,745965 360209
2-4 Years248199 225187 2312
Less than 2 Years40 00 40
Total2,3571,373 1,9701,152 387221
[CHART#2] Faculty Statistics for North Dakota Colleges