Did you know!

Many of the founders of great companies have degrees in the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences? Why? Because our degrees offer great majors and high-level sought after skills.

Although they did not attend NDSU, the following individuals have similar degrees that we offer: Airbnb - Joe Gebbia & Brian Chesky [Visual Arts], HP - Carly Fiorina [Philosophy & History], LinkedIn - Reid Hoffman [Philosophy], PayPal - Peter Thiel (Philosophy),  Salesforce - Parker Harris [English], YouTube - Susan Wojcicki [Literature & History].

Here is a great combination:
A degree in one of our programs and an  Entrepreneurship minor. This combination can provide you with the knowledge, skills, and desire you need to succeed.

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Three Reasons to Come Here:
  • Career minded + real skills.
  • Best value world-class degree in the region.
  • Hands-on research.

Thinking About Your Career: We Can Help

During these challenging times we are here to help. If you are thinking of attending one of our programs in the fall of 2021 or spring 2022 we have answers to your questions.

  • If you would like to visit NDSU and our Programs to help you decide click here.



Transfer Students with Military Credit OR AA/AS

As a current or former military individual who received 15 or more transferable credits for military training or with and AA/AS degree and wants to complete a 4-year degree may save a semester or more at NDSU if you major in Emergency Management, Political Science, or Criminal Justice.

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Questions email Jessica Jensen



Want to Complete Your Degree?

Do you have a 2-year degree or  want to complete a degree you started a while ago?
Here are two ways to get information NOW:

Our College can help. We have many degree choices and a clear path to help make your transition easy.
Please contact Linda Fricker, College Academic Advisor today.

OR go to the NDSU Degree Completion Website.






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