Top North Dakota Community Colleges

  • For the 2020 school year, there are 6 top community colleges located throughout North Dakota (5 public colleges and 1 private colleges), serving 11,936 students.
  • For North Dakota community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,337 per year for in-state students and $6,916 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $10,764 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • North Dakota community colleges have a diversity score of 0.35, which is lower than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 20% (majority Black and Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 22:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(ND) School Average
American Indian
2%
Hispanic
2%
Black
2%
White
80%
Two or more races
2%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
11%
ND All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top North Dakota Community Colleges by Town (2020)

  • College Location Students
  • 1603 Edwards Ave.
    Bismarck ND  58506
    (701)224-5400

    4,002 students
  • 105 Simrall Blvd
    Bottineau ND  58318
    (800)542-6866

    996 students
  • 1801 College Dr N
    Devils Lake ND  58301
    (701)662-1600

    1,988 students
  • 800 N 6th St
    Wahpeton ND  58076
    (701)671-2403

    3,033 students
  • 4012 19th Avenue SW
    Fargo ND  58103
    (701)277-3889

    793 students
  • 1410 University Ave
    Williston ND  58801
    (888)863-9455

    1,124 students
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