Minot State University Rankings

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In the World#3289 of 14178
In North America#965 of 2629
In the United States#892 of 2528
In North Dakota#3 of 14
In Minot#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
67%
Average SAT
1025
Average ACT
20
Aid receiving
90%
Undergraduates
2,836
Graduates
289
Male:Female Ratio
38:62
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

Minot State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate67%70%64%
Applicants798342456
Admissions532239293
Freshmen enrolled full time390172218
Freshmen enrolled part time936

776 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

552 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
76 or 19%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 910
or below

75% of them
had 1140
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Minot State University are 910-1140 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
334 or 84%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 17
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Minot State University are 17-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White2138 (69%)
Nonresident Alien340 (11%)
Hispanic228 (7%)
Two or more races144 (5%)
Black or African American133 (4%)
Asian38 (1%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown32 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native16 (0.5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander13 (0.4%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$4,246
Students receiving aid
90%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$6,088$8,049
Tuition in-state$6,088$8,049
Tuition out-of-state$6,088$8,049
Fee in-district$1,504$1,504
Fee in-state$1,504$1,504
Fee out-of-state$1,504$1,504

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity701
Combined charge for room and board$7,299
Room charge$2,849
Meal charge$4,450

Minot State University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General6924
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General1833
Social Work50
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse50
Elementary Education and Teaching37
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management2313
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies34
Management Information Systems, General1517
General Studies27
Accounting16
Marketing & Marketing Management, General16
Biology & Biological Sciences, General15
International Business & Trade & Commerce14
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching13
Special Education and Teaching, General49
Education, General13
Psychology, General11
Finance, General10
Substance Abuse & Addiction Counseling10
Computer and Information Sciences, General9
Music Teacher Education52
History Teacher Education6
English Language and Literature, General6
English & Language Arts Teacher Education5
Art & Art Studies, General5
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer5
Mathematics, General5
Mathematics Teacher Education5
Early Childhood Education and Teaching4
Social Science Teacher Education4
Chemistry, General4
Geology & Earth Science, General4
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist4
Special Education and Teaching, Other3
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation3
History, General3
Communication, General3
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other3
Athletic Training & Trainer3
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other3
Radio and Television3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric2
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education2
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services, Other2
Sociology2
Management Information Systems and Services, Other2
Business Teacher Education2
Spanish Language and Literature1
Spanish Language Teacher Education1
Biology Teacher Education1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation1
Fine and Studio Arts Management1
Chemistry Teacher Education1
Art Teacher Education1
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General1
Grand Total546113
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate45%33%53%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

Publications & Citations

Publications
384
Citations
9,090

Publication count by topic

Psychology
118
Biology
67
Business
31
Computer science
25
Sociology
23
Medicine
20
Political science
19
Economics
15
Engineering
9
Geography
7
History
7
Materials science
7
Chemistry
5
Geology
5
Mathematics
5
Physics
5
Art
4
Philosophy
3
Environmental science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business1720939
Sociology1732513
Economics1813767
Psychology18252,899
History218810
Political science241295
Art24305
Biology28521,915
Geology296167
Philosophy31801
Engineering3318201
Computer science3496434
Medicine3524561
Materials science467062
Mathematics482139
Geography48408
Environmental science50897
Physics51933
Chemistry562522

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990525
1991538
1992534
1993633
1994732
19957110
1996850
19971162
19981470
1999778
2000794
200111103
20028137
20039203
200411224
200512192
200611262
200713285
20089298
200910407
20108378
201118480
201214460
201315631
201410656
201525639
201613463
201718546
201816411
201921448
202013569

General info

Alternative namesMSU
Founded1913
WikipediaMinot State University
Colorsred, green
Academic CalendarAugust to May. Also Summer Session
Total FTE staff453
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address500 University Ave W
Minot, North Dakota, 58707
United States
City population41,000
Phone7018583000
Fax+1 (701) 858 3279

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