Bismarck State College

1603 Edwards Ave.
Bismarck, ND 58506-5587
Tel: (701)224-5400
4,109 students
Public institution

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Bismarck State College, the third largest college in the North Dakota University System, is a comprehensive community college providing student-centered learning in these areas: transfer courses, technical programs, online classes and programs, corporate and continuing education, and workforce training. Bismarck State College, an innovative community college, offers high quality education, workforce training, and enrichment programs reaching local and global communities.
School Highlights:
Bismarck State College serves 4,109 students (59% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 7%.
Bismarck State College is the only community colleges within Burleigh County, ND.
The nearest community college is Lake Region State College (128.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Bismarck State College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 4,109 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,109 students
1,303 students
Bismarck State College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,416 students
834 students
Bismarck State College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,693 students
1,040 students
Bismarck State College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Bismarck State College sch enrollment Bismarck State College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Bismarck State College Asian (2008-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Bismarck State College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
2%
11%
Bismarck State College Black (2006-2012)
% White
94%
66%
Bismarck State College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Bismarck State College More (2010-2012)
Bismarck State College sch ethnicity Bismarck State College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.12 0.44
Bismarck State College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,325 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,820 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,325 $5,890
Bismarck State College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,820 $10,047
Bismarck State College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Bismarck State College, the third largest college in the North Dakota University System, is a comprehensive community college providing student-centered learning in these areas: transfer courses, technical programs, online classes and programs, corporate and continuing education, and workforce training. Bismarck State College, an innovative community college, offers high quality education, workforce training, and enrichment programs reaching local and global communities.

Get admissions information on Bismarck State College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

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    1801 College Dr N
    Devils Lake , ND   58301
    (701)662-1600
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Did You Know?
For North Dakota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,896 per year for in-state students and $6,306 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,650 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
North Dakota community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.13, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in North Dakota is Lake Region State College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.