Valley City State University Rankings

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In the World#5133 of 14178
In North America#1384 of 2629
In the United States#1306 of 2528
In North Dakota#5 of 14
In Valley City#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
76%
Average SAT
1019
Average ACT
21
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
1,524
Graduates
141
Male:Female Ratio
40:60
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
vcsu.edu

Valley City State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate76%77%76%
Applicants517282235
Admissions394216178
Freshmen enrolled full time20110992
Freshmen enrolled part time1789

485 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

430 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
28 or 13%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 948
or below

75% of them
had 1090
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Valley City State University are 948-1090 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
192 or 88%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Valley City State University are 18-24 (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

White1400 (85%)
Hispanic74 (4%)
Two or more races64 (4%)
Black or African American35 (2%)
Nonresident Alien27 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown20 (1%)
Asian15 (0.9%)
American Indian or Alaska Native9 (0.5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander6 (0.4%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$5,945
Students receiving aid
98%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$5,884$5,872
Tuition in-state$5,884$5,872
Tuition out-of-state$10,297$5,872
Fee in-district$1,823$1,368
Fee in-state$1,823$1,368
Fee out-of-state$1,823$1,368

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity462
Combined charge for room and board$6,610
Room charge$2,420
Meal charge$4,190

Valley City State University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Elementary Education and Teaching113
Technology Teacher Education & Industrial Arts Teacher Education539
Business Administration and Management, General24
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching12
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management11
Technical Teacher Education9
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General9
English Language and Literature, General8
Human Services, General8
English & Language Arts Teacher Education8
History Teacher Education8
Secondary Education and Teaching8
Mathematics Teacher Education7
Psychology, General7
Computer Software Engineering6
Music, General6
Business Teacher Education6
Speech Communication and Rhetoric5
Social Science Teacher Education4
Computer and Information Sciences, General4
Athletic Training & Trainer2
General Studies2
Health & Medical Preparatory Programs, Other2
Management Information Systems, General2
History, General2
Art & Art Studies, General2
Biology Teacher Education2
Social Sciences, General1
Health Teacher Education1
Music Teacher Education1
Art Teacher Education1
Grand Total27847
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate50%47%54%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
104
Citations
329

Publication count by topic

Computer science
24
Political science
16
Psychology
14
Engineering
10
Chemistry
5
Physics
5
Sociology
4
Environmental science
3
Biology
3
Business
2
Mathematics
2
Philosophy
1
Geography
1
Geology
1
Materials science
1
Economics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science356220
Physics435723
Sociology46268
Geology46671
Environmental science471317
Economics49105
Mathematics492133
Computer science494974
Chemistry516966
Engineering56115
Geography57821
Materials science58052
Biology60349
Psychology61216

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199954
200035
200149
2002411
2003610
2004718
2005112
2006613
2007521
2008011
2009120
2010411
2011317
2012710
2013613
201449
2015512
2016117
2017114
201867
2019411
2020834

General info

Alternative namesVCSU
Founded1890
WikipediaValley City State University
Colorscardinal red, blue
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff194
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address101 College St SW
Valley City, North Dakota, 58072
United States
City population7,000
Phone7018457990
Fax+1 (701) 845 7299

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