North Dakota Community Colleges

  • There are 6 community colleges located throughout North Dakota (5 public colleges and 1 private colleges), serving 11,763 students.
  • For North Dakota community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,273 per year for in-state students and $6,821 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 0.27, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 15% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 21:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(ND) School Average
American Indian
Two or more races
Non Resident
ND All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

North Dakota Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • 1603 Edwards Ave.
    Bismarck ND  58506

    4,002 students
  • 105 Simrall Blvd
    Bottineau ND  58318

    909 students
  • 1801 College Dr N
    Devils Lake ND  58301

    1,988 students
  • 800 N 6th St
    Wahpeton ND  58076

    3,033 students
  • 4012 19th Avenue SW
    Fargo ND  58103

    793 students
  • 1410 University Ave
    Williston ND  58801

    1,038 students
Recent Articles
March 11, 2018
Community colleges face many hurdles, ranging from budget constraints to increased enrollment, but a new study pinpoints some of the largest issues - which may surprise you.
March 11, 2018
Be surprised by the results from the first ever national community college survey, which found that students value their internet connection more than their instructors!
March 11, 2018
A nursing student at Johnson County Community College has been expelled for posting a picture of her and a placenta on her Facebook profile. Read about the controversy and the ensuing lawsuits.