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MINOT STATE UNIVERSITY - [MSU], MINOT, NORTH DAKOTA

Minot, North DakotaLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1913Established Year
  3216Enrollment

Minot State University: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

Vaishnavi Agrawal Vaishnavi Agrawal
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Minot State University founded in 1913 is a public university which is situated in north-central North Dakota. The university offers over 60 undergraduate majors and a number of graduate courses to its students. The college provides an excellent education to the students and that too at an extremely affordable cost. The university also has an international campus with students from over 28 countries. The Study Abroad program is also quite strong.

Highlights

Typepublic
Campus Settingrural
EndowmentUSD $23.8 million
Cost of Attendance$12,950
Campus Housing Capacity15%
Admission Helpdeskaskmsu@minotstateu.edu
Phone: 701-858-3350
Student Retention Rate70%

Campus

  • The beautiful campus of MSU is located in the Magic City of Minot. The campus has 26 important buildings.
  • Some of the important buildings include Pioneer Hall, Model Hall, and Dakota Hall. There are an on-campus bookstore and a library.
  • The University has 60+ clubs and organizations which are governed by the student’s body.
  • The campus provides on-campus job opportunities to international students.
  • The city of Minot is an extremely good place to live and provides numerous facilities to the students.

Residence

  • The University has five residence halls and three apartments for the students.
  • The Cook Hall is the largest on-campus residence hall.
  • All the residence halls have suite-style rooms with a kitchen, laundry service, and microwave access. There is a recreational lounge also.
  • Each room has a bed, closet, chair, desk, and a dresser. The students also get free internet facilities.

Programs

  • The University offers 60+ undergraduate courses and few graduate courses to the students. It has 4 colleges:
    • College of Arts & Sciences
    • College of Business
    • College of Education & Health Sciences
    • Graduate School
  • MSU provides a number of courses in important fields like criminal justice, nursing, management information systems and many more.
  • The top 5 majors include Nursing, General Studies, Biology, Elementary Education and Management.
  • The master's program in speech-language pathology is extremely popular.
  • U.S. News ranks the online master’s program as one of the best in the world.

Application Process

  • Application Portal: MSU Online Application Portal
  • Application Fee: 35 USD
  • Student Class Profile for 2019:
    • Total first-year applicants: 933
    • Total enrollment: 3,121 First Year: 950 Somophore: 553 Senior: 787 Junior: 542 Graduate: 289
    • Student-to-faculty ratio: 14:1
    • Standardized Test Scores: TOEFL (IBT): 71 TOEFL (PBT): 525 IELTS: 6.0
  • Academic Requirements:
    • Undergraduate Students
      • GPA: 2.0+ SAT score: 920+ ACT score: 17+
    • Graduate Students
      • GPA: 2.75
  • Supporting Documents: High-school transcripts, English Proficiency Test scores (international applicants), I-20 form application (international applicants)
  • Graduation Rate: 45%

Cost of Attendance

  • The undergraduate tuition fee for 2019-20 for the undergraduate students is 7,591.44 USD while that for the graduate students is 9,522.96 USD.
  • Living in the residence halls would cost you approximately 2,700 USD per year.
  • The single room fee is around 5,000 USD. An additional activity fee of 25 USD will have to be paid.
  • A yearly meal plan would cost you around 4,000 USD.

Financial Aid for International Students

  • International Scholarships are only meant for the students of Canada. Students from other countries are not eligible for freshman awards.
  • Canadian students are awarded scholarships based on their merit.
  • There are also a number of athletic-based scholarships for the students.
  • For the automatic 4 year scholarship, the students must have a GED score of 165+. The amount is decided based on GPA and SAT/ACT score.

Alumni

  • MSU Alumni Association has something to offer to all the alumni of MSU.
  • Various concerts and events are organized for alumni from time to time.
  • The alumni also get to be a part of the Beavers and Brew event every year.
  • Some of the notable alumni include Dale Brown: former basketball head coach of LSU, Arthur G. Crane: former Governor of Wyoming and Ernst Ising.

Placements

  • A number of career services are provided to the students which include career guidance, resume building, etc.
  • Career and job fairs are a common affair. On-campus employment opportunities are provided to international candidates.
  • In 2018-19, 98.5% of the graduates were either employed or went for higher studies.
  • 85.8% of students got placements in their respective majors.
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Minot State University Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population4089
FAFSA Code002994
Application Cost$35
Accreditation NCA
Average Cost of Attendance$7,063 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio1 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

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Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
TOEFL-71- -
IELTS-6- -
Undergraduate
SATCheck Detailed Score112210001243 12%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing602510693-
Mathematics520490550-
ACTCheck Detailed Score221924 83%
English211824-
Mathematics221825-

Minot State University Acceptance Rate

69.0%

Acceptance Rate

709

Total Applicants

4089

Total Enrolled

Male
Female

41.4%

Male

58.6%

Female

Undergraduate
Undergraduate Program69.0%
Total Applicants5441
Total Enrolled3752
Graduate
Graduate Programs68.9%
Total Applicants489
Total Enrolled337

Minot State University Enrollment

Enrollment
Minot State University Enrollment4089
Undergraduate Enrollment3752
Graduate Enrollment337
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate32.0%

Attendance Cost

$7,063

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$7,063 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Books & Supplies$1,100 / Year
On campus, Room & Board$6,344 / Year
On Campus, Other Expenses$3,500 / Year
Off Campus Accomodation
Off campus (not with family), Room & Board$7,404 / Year
Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses$3,500 / Year
Off campus (with family), Room & Board$2,296 / Year
Off campus (with family), Other Expenses$2,296 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Program Wise Accreditations
Music ProgramsNational Association of Schools of Music
Nursing ProgramsAccreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
Clinical Science ProgramsAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
40291866216320
+1-701-858-3352
TELEPHONE
+1-800-777-0750
TOLL FREE
500 University Ave W, Minot, ND 58707
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Restaurant

Primo Restaurant0.52 Km
El Azteca1.17 Km
Pizza Hut1.3 Km
10 North Main1.35 Km
Hardee's1.46 Km
Papa John's Pizza1.5 Km
Ebeneezer's Eatery & Irish Pub1.58 Km
Planet Pizza1.59 Km
Wendy's3.19 Km
Papa Murphy's Take 'N' Bake Pizza3.34 Km
Hibachi Buffet & Grill3.94 Km
Subway4.62 Km
Ruby Tuesday4.74 Km
Mi Mexico Restaurant6.07 Km
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Pharmacy

Amtrak station0.53 Km
Gene W. Neal, RPh1.71 Km
Marla K. Erickson, RPH1.71 Km
Teresa R. Berntson Hynson, PHARM1.71 Km
B & B Northwest Pharmacy1.73 Km
Erik T. Christenson, PharmD1.78 Km
Ellis Rachel K1.78 Km
Evan O. Wilhelm, PharmD1.78 Km
Carolyn R. Reynolds, PharmD1.78 Km
Loren C. Ness, RPh1.78 Km
White Drug Pharmacy1.89 Km
Keycare Pharmacy2.07 Km
Lance W. Mohl, RPh2.09 Km
Chad W. Ziegler, Pharm2.09 Km
Thrifty White Pharmacy2.38 Km
Nancy E. Seim, RPh2.4 Km
Medicine Shoppe2.56 Km
Market Pharmacy4 Km
CVS Pharmacy4.1 Km
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Airport

Arm Parking1.13 Km
Avflight Minot1.65 Km
Minot VORTAC MOT 117.11.75 Km
Hospital Heliport1.82 Km
Trinity Hospital Helipad1.85 Km

Book Store

Main Street Books1.41 Km
Barnes & Noble4.61 Km

Super Market

Marketplace Foods1.85 Km
Marketplace Foods on2.06 Km
Walmart Supercenter5.89 Km

Shopping Mall

Arrowhead Shopping Center1.94 Km
Town & Country Shopping Center2.37 Km
Dakota Square Mall4.72 Km

*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary

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