Congratulations Graduates!

You are amazing and we are grateful for your hard. Keep us posted on your next steps in life. Once a Bison always a Bison.

December Ceremony,
Friday, December 17, 2021, at the Sanford Health Athletic Complex (SHAC).

2 p.m. - College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; College of Engineering; College of Human Sciences and Education; and College of Interdisciplinary Studies

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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.

Undergraduates Apply Here
Graduates Apply Here

Experience AHSS

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.






News + Events

Showcase of Student Writing

When: Monday, December 9, 10:00am to 2:00pm,

Where: NDSU, Great Plains Ballroom, Memorial Union

Students across disciplines display and discuss their academic,…

Community Engagement Panel 3

When: Friday, November 8, 12 to 12:50pm,

Where: NDSU, Century Theater Memorial Union

Panelists: Fargo City Commissioner John Strand, Moorhead Mayor Johnathan Judd,…

The College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, in coordination with the Departments of Emergency Management, Political Science, and Criminal Justice, are pleased to announce a new transfer…

I had a remarkable day. I shadowed Chad Blank, AES Plant Science student and Executive Commissioner of Finance for the NDSU Student Government. I learned about aphids in Entomology 350 class, had…

The departments of Emergency Management and English are pleased to co-sponsor a talk by MA English graduate student, Mike Bittner.  Celebrate the 80th year of Batman’s history by attending this…

Please join our College and NDSU at the SHAC for a big and important announcement.
When: Oct. 10th at 4:15 pm
Where: Sanford Health Athletic Complex, NDSU Campus
Everyone is invited.

Please stop by the NDSU booth and chat with faculty and advisors about great careers in our College.

When: Oct 2nd from 9 am to 8 pm and Oct. 3rd 9 am- 12 pm.

Register here if you have done so: http…

The new facility will house the Bison Information Network, KNDS Radio and The Spectrum student newspaper. For the first time, all three student-run entities will be in one location, which will promote…

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Welcome to our new students.  Please join us on Monday August 26th for AHSS Welcome Meeting in Hill 112 at 10:00 – 10:20 am. This is followed by Department presentations for your major 10:20-11:45…

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