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ND Veterans Educational Training

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Veterans Educational Training
(VET) is a free program of study funded by the state of North Dakota to prepare you for a certification program, two-year, or four-year college degree. We will work to help you succeed in post-secondary education through classes and programs designed to ease the transition into life in higher education. Our classrooms are located on both the UND and NDSU campuses, with an option to do online tutoring for individuals who can't get to a campus location.

VET provides individualized refresher instruction in mathematics, English (grammar and composition), personal study skills, and the computer skills needed by today‚Äôs college student to prepare veterans for the academic demands of a post-secondary program.  No college credits are earned through VET participation.

Veterans Educational Training specializes in:
  • Refresher course work
  • Basic mathematics through pre-calculus
  • English composition and literature 
  • Computer skills
  • Study skills
  • Academic and career guidance
  • College enrollment assistance
  • VA Vocational Rehabilitation assistance
  • Financial aid application
  • Agency referrals
  • Department of Veterans Affairs benefit advocacy
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must be considering attending a North Dakota school (not necessarily a ND resident)
  • Any discharge other than "dishonorable" as indicated on your DD-214 qualifies
  • Active Duty, Guard, and Reserve members not yet separated are welcome to participate!
  • Dependents of Veterans are not currently eligible
Contact Us
  • Grand Forks: East Grand Forks and surrounding areas, call: 701-777-6465
  • Fargo: Moorhead and surrounding areas, call: 701-231-9706
  • Online courses are available for greater North Dakota or for those veterans who cannot attend the classroom sessions. For more information, see the On-line Services or call toll free: 1-800-570-5719

ND Veteran Educational Training in the news!

KUMV-TV News Minot Video                                  Wahpeton Daily News Article
Bismarck Tribune Article
KX News Minot Video 

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Information Phone (701) 231-8028
Physical Address: 335 Ceres Hall, Administrative Ave., Fargo, ND 58108
Mailing Address: NDSU Dept #5380 PO Box 6050 Fargo, ND 58108-6050
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Last Updated: Wednesday, November 12, 2008
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