NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

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Degrees Offered

NDSU Distance and Continuing Education offers a variety of distance-based degree programs.  Some programs offered are fully online and some are a mixture of on-campus and online classes/activities.  NDSU also offers a variety of general education classes in an online format so an individual could minimize the number of classes they need to take on campus. 

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Online Undergraduate Degrees

  1. B.S. in Human Development & Family Science




Blended Learning Undergraduate Degrees

  1. LPN to BSN
  2. RN to BSN


Online Undergraduate Minors

  1. Gerontology
  2. Human Development & Family Science
  3. Psychology


Online Graduate Degrees

  1. Master of Construction Management
  2. M.S. in Health, Nutrition, and Exercise Science: Leadership in Physical Education and Sport option
  3. Master of Managerial Logistics
  4. Master of Software Engineering
  5. Master of Transportation & Urban Systems
  6. M.S. in Transportation & Urban Systems
  7. M.S. or M.A. in Community Development (Great Plains IDEA)
  8. M.S. in Dietetics (Great Plains IDEA)
  9. M.S. in Human Development & Family Science
  1. M.Ed. in Family & Consumer Sciences Education (Great Plains IDEA)
  2. M.S. in Merchandising (Great Plains IDEA)


Blended Learning Graduate Degrees

  1. Master of Music in Music Education
  2. Master of Public Health


Online Graduate Certificates

  1. Construction Management Graduate Certificate
  2. Family Financial Planning Graduate Certificate
  1. Food Protection Graduate Certificate
  2. Gerontology Graduate Certificate
  3. Merchandising Graduate Certificate
  4. Public Health Graduate Certificate
  1. Software Engineering Graduate Certificate
  2. Transportation and Urban Systems Graduate Certificate
  3. Youth Development Graduate Certificate
  4. Youth Program Management and Evaluation Graduate Certificate