University of North Dakota Rankings

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In the World#747 of 14178
In North America#257 of 2629
In the United States#230 of 2528
In North Dakota#2 of 14
In Grand Forks#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
81%
Average SAT
1130
Average ACT
23
Aid receiving
92%
Undergraduates
10,163
Graduates
3,418
Male:Female Ratio
51:49
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
und.edu

University of North Dakota Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate81%80%83%
Applicants4,9642,6772,287
Admissions4,0272,1391,888
Freshmen enrolled full time1,649874775
Freshmen enrolled part time241212

2,812 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,351 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
215 or 13%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1010
or below

75% of them
had 1250
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in University of North Dakota are 1010-1250 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,479 or 88%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 20
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in University of North Dakota are 20-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White10312 (77%)
Nonresident Alien890 (7%)
Two or more races570 (4%)
Hispanic549 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown459 (3%)
Black or African American340 (3%)
Asian266 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native66 (0.5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander9 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$5,226
Students receiving aid
92%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$8,212$10,534
Tuition in-state$8,212$10,534
Tuition out-of-state$14,371$18,434
Fee in-district$1,524$1,524
Fee in-state$1,524$1,524
Fee out-of-state$1,524$1,524

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity6,062
Combined charge for room and board$9,544
Room charge$4,500
Meal charge$5,044

University of North Dakota Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse154963
Psychology, General14361
Social Work7771
Aeronautics & Aviation & Aerospace Science and Technology, General12331
Special Education and Teaching, General125
Mechanical Engineering9718
General Studies113
Law106
Biology & Biological Sciences, General8853
Communication, General875
Accounting6814
Elementary Education and Teaching7010
Medicine70
Business Administration and Management, General3234
Electrical and Electronics Engineering5371
Marketing & Marketing Management, General59
Occupational Therapy & Therapist57
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies511
Physical Therapy & Therapist52
Chemical Engineering4371
Kinesiology and Exercise Science426
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist399
Petroleum Engineering33102
Air Transportation, Other2417
Forensic Psychology41
English Language and Literature, General2974
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General1921
Computer and Information Sciences, General37
Civil Engineering, General3041
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations34
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services33
Physician Assistant33
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other32
Social Sciences, General31
Investments and Securities29
Sociology29
Mathematics, General179
Early Childhood Education and Teaching1114
Air Traffic Controller25
Educational Leadership and Administration, General1213
Reading Teacher Education24
Operations Management and Supervision22
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies22
Secondary Education and Teaching19
Public Administration711
Computer Systems Analysis & Analyst18
Forensic Science and Technology17
Accounting and Finance17
Chemistry, General943
Political Science and Government, General16
Rehabilitation Science15
Business & Managerial Economics15
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics15
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General742
Finance, General13
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration94
History, General111
Spanish Language and Literature12
Art & Art Studies, General84
Geological & Geophysical Engineering84
Wildlife Biology12
Public Health, General12
Industrial Technology & Technician11
Geography82
Physics, General523
Music, General64
Graphic Communications, General10
Geology & Earth Science, General631
Dietetics & Dietitian10
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General10
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor10
Public Health Education and Promotion9
Clinical Nutrition & Nutritionist72
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General9
Athletic Training & Trainer9
Anthropology9
Counseling Psychology9
Environmental Studies323
Computer Science62
Educational & Instructional Technology8
Music Performance, General7
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General7
Curriculum and Instruction7
Economics, General6
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth6
Clinical Psychology6
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching5
Linguistics5
Social Studies Teacher Education4
Environmental & Environmental Health Engineering31
Music Teacher Education4
Philosophy4
Biochemistry4
Flight Instructor3
French Language and Literature3
Musical Theatre3
Music Therapy & Therapist3
International & Global Studies3
Graphic Design3
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering3
Biomedical Sciences, General3
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research, Other3
Nursing Practice3
Chinese Studies2
Norwegian Language and Literature2
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education2
Medical Scientist2
Engineering, General2
American Indian & Native American Studies1
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General1
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General1
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance1
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology1
Grand Total2,147819314
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate61%56%67%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

Publications & Citations

Publications
14,112
Citations
397,379

Publication count by topic

Psychology
2,395
Medicine
2,152
Biology
1,993
Chemistry
1,714
Computer science
998
Materials science
704
Environmental science
597
Geology
517
Engineering
501
Physics
341
Sociology
330
Mathematics
260
Political science
240
Geography
223
Economics
187
Business
165
History
136
Art
80
Philosophy
51

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology39378,194
Environmental science45816,311
Geology53010,106
Sociology5826,314
Medicine61976,102
Geography6214,583
History669286
Biology67584,158
Political science7421,852
Chemistry80146,396
Computer science93914,321
Engineering10005,650
Physics11076,700
Economics11512,536
Business11702,485
Philosophy124861
Materials science14168,561
Art143131
Mathematics14783,871

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901211498
19911261761
19921371817
19931651989
19941492311
19951482510
19961552710
19971673064
19981773477
19991773775
20001794461
20011894662
20022245714
20032596177
20042827167
20053107992
20063559431
200735410862
200841312118
200944713629
201047015132
201146917512
201254219686
201362821750
201472323984
201567525243
201669924123
201773324483
201866221771
201982325595
202072728500

General info

Alternative namesUND
Founded1883
WikipediaUniversity of North Dakota
MottoLux et Lex
Light and Law
Colorsgreen, pink
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff2,534
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address264 Centennial Drive, Stop 8193
Grand Forks, North Dakota, 58202-8193
United States
City population53,000
Phone8002255863
Fax+1 (701) 777 4616

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