2,956
Students
Financial aid thermometer
10,424
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
68
489/709
Acceptance Rate
Small town
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Overview

Minot State University is a Comprehensive institution located in Minot, ND, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 500 University Avenue West
Minot, ND  58707-0002
United States
Contact Mr. Kevin Harmon
Vice President of Enrollment Management
Email: askmsu@minotstateu.edu
Phone: 701-858-3126
Fax: 701-858-3825

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

709
Applied
489
Accepted
2,956
Enrolled
69%
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Female Admissions

404
Females Applied
277
Females Accepted
69%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

305
Males Applied
212
Males Accepted
70%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.21
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs A minimum high school GPA of 2.5

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 24 28
SAT Math 490 550
ACT Composite 19 24

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,616
In-state
5,616
Out-of-state
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Fees

1,448
Full-time student fees
6,663
Room & board
2,663
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Minorities
Senior Citizens
Employees
Alumni

Financial Aid

10,424
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,946
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,214
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
6,045
Avg. Loan Aid
1,372
Avg. Grant Aid
5,412
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
96% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
68%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
34%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,956
Total undergrad students
8%
International Students
19%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.69%
Black or African American 5.47%
White or Caucasian 68.94%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.82%
Asian 1.58%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.32%
Two or more races 4.3%
Other 1.66%

Gender

Male (40.26%)
Female (59.74%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 15%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming Week, Welcome Week and Winter Week

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
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Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Residence Hall Association, Student Government Association, Beavers on Business, Student Social Work Organization and National Student Speech and Hearing Association

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
patrols by trained security personnel

Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark No
Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer No No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Ice Hockey No No No
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Soccer No Checkmark No
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Wrestling No No No

Faculty

291
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 157
Part-time - 134
Male - 114
Female - 177