Bismarck State College

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General Information

Admission Office

PO Box 5587

Bismarck, ND 58506-5587

(701) 224-5429

(800) 445-5073

Fax: (701) 224-5643



Contact: Karla Gabriel

Dean of Admissions and Enrollment Services
Main Address

PO Box 5587

Bismarck, ND 58506-5587

(701) 224-5400

www.bismarckstate.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 3,788

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 874

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,788

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: $35

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Test scores required for selective admission programs in air conditioning, heating and refrigeration, automotive technology, automotive collision technology, carpentry, electronics technology, line worker (electrical), power plant technology, process plant technology, welding, hotel restaurant management, commercial art.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A,C
Farm/Ranch Management A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Hotel/Motel Management C
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Operations Management B
Restaurant/Food Services Management C
Transportation/Transportation Management A

Communications & Journalism

Public Relations A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A
Web/Multimedia Design A

Construction Trades

Carpentry A,C
Lineworker A,C

Education

Teacher Assistance A

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Engineering Technology – General A
GIS technology A,C
Industrial Technology A,C
Nuclear A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical A
Phlebotomy C
Surgical Technology A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A,C

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology A,C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Bismarck State College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(701) 224-5400
Website:https://bismarckstate.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:https://bismarckstate.edu/admissions/howtoapply/
Address:1500 Edwards Ave., Bismarck, ND 58506-5587
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,976
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,544 (39% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,659
Out-of-state Tuition:$8,528
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:84%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$3,739

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Bismarck State College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Bismarck State College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services351
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services22
Construction Trades42
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1691
Health Professions and Related Programs67
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians104
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Precision Production21
Public Administration and Social Service Professions22
Visual and Performing Arts21
Grand total50422

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Bismarck State College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services331
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields147
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions21
Grand total21141

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Bismarck State College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,659
Out-of-state$8,528
Books and supplies$1,100

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid66484%
Grant or scholarship aid48662%$3,739
Student loan aid36747%$5,623

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,63340%$3,675
Federal student loans1,15228%$5,585

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Bismarck State College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Bismarck State College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Bismarck State College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,976
Undergraduate enrollment3,976
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Bismarck State College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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