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Why Choose NDSU?

With more than 100 undergraduate programs, 86 master's degree programs, and 50 doctoral programs, North Dakota State University is a career-oriented university with a long-standing reputation for its scientific research and professional schools.
NDSU is committed to excellence in teaching, research, and campus-wide services. More than 75 percent of the faculty have the highest degree possible in their academic field.

NDSU provides individualized attention from faculty. NDSU's student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

NDSU offers a remarkable, wide-range of facilities and services to help you be successful in your studies and life.  These facilities range from a sports arena, laboratories and research centers,
to libraries and great classrooms.

NDSU is located in Fargo, one of the 'best-kept secret' cities in the United States with a friendly college-city environment for your studies, along with other cultural and intellectual opportunities. Fargo is also only a four-hour drive away to the nearest large cities of Minneapolis (Minnesota)
and Winnipeg (Manitoba) in Canada.


Discover Fargo:

  • Read NDSU and Fargo are listed 5th of the "Top College Towns for Jobs" by
  • Fargo was named the 3rd Greenest City in America by Organic Gardening magazine.
  • Fargo-Moorhead ranked 1st on the list of U.S. cities ranked on 200 environmental, health and quality of life indicators by the Earth Day Network Urban Environment Report
  • Fargo ranked 9th on the Forbes list of Best Small Places for Business and Careers

Learn more about the Fargo-Moorhead community by visiting the following websites:

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