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The University of North Dakota's history dates back to 1883 – six years before the establishment of the state of North Dakota. Founded with a strong liberal arts foundation, UND has grown into a prominent scientific research university and boasts the only schools of medicine and law in the state. The flagship of the North Dakota University system, the space-grant university offers more than 220 fields of study across 10 academic divisions. Its Division of Continuing Education provides students with convenient and flexible online learning options. Students can choose from self-paced, independent study courses and enroll anytime or follow the traditional semester schedule. The university allows students to enroll in more than 200 online courses.

The University of North Dakota Online Degrees

The University of North Dakota's Accreditation, Approvals, Tuition & Admissions Info


The University of North Dakota is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
Many of its programs also hold accreditations, including the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the Accreditation Board for Engineering & Technology and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, among others.


Undergraduate tuition -- $390 in-state / $390 out-of-state
Graduate tuition -- $418 in-state / $418 out-of-state

Admissions and Transfer Info

The University of North Dakota's admission prerequisites and application requirements vary by program.

Undergraduate applicants must submit official high school transcripts and college transcripts, if applicable, as well as ACT or SAT scores.

Transfer students who have completed at least 24 transferable college credits must have earned a minimum of 2.0 cumulative GPA and be in good standing at their previous college. They also must submit official college transcripts.

Transfer students who hold fewer than 24 college credits must meet those requirements as well as the requirements for freshmen applicants.

SAT/ACT scores are not required for applicants older than 25.

International students applying for undergraduate admissions must submit official records from each school attended, immunization records, a statement of financial responsibility, and proof of English proficiency.

International students applying for graduate admissions must submit two sets of official transcripts, an official copy of their diploma or degree certificate, three letters of reference, a statement of purpose, TOEFL test scores, a photocopy of their passport, and a Certification of Finances form or letter of sponsorship.

Graduate applicants must hold a four-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university, a minimum of 20 semester credits of appropriate undergraduate coursework in their chosen field, and a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 for all undergraduate coursework. They also must complete graduate admissions test requirements and demonstrate English language proficiency.

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The University of North Dakota Online Degrees

Significant University of North Dakota online degree rankings:
#1 Best Online College in North Dakota
Ranked among The Best Online Colleges in the U.S.

Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs

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Online Master’s Degree Programs

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Online Doctorate Degree Programs

  • DNP
  • DNP in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • DNP in Family Nurse Practitioner
  • DNP in Nurse Anesthesia
  • Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering
  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering
  • Ph.D. in Energy Engineering
  • Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering
  • Ph.D. in Nursing
  • Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering
  • Ph.D. in Aerospace Sciences

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Online Undergraduate Certificate Programs

  • Clinical Chemistry and Urinalysis
  • Clinical Hematology and Hemostasis
  • Clinical Immunohematology
  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Histotechnology
  • Medical Lab Science

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Online Graduate Certificate Programs

  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  • English Language Learning Education
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Health Administration
  • Instructional Design and Technology
  • Nurse Educator
  • Policy Analysis
  • Population Health Analytics
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health
  • Social Entrepreneurship

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