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Discover the perfect college in North Dakota for your budget, lifestyle, and career goals! Our website helps you compare North Dakota colleges offering a variety of degree programs to choose from.

Ranked List of the Most Afforable North Dakota Colleges

If you are planning to attend a North Dakota college from out-of-state, then you are probably already well aware that you'll need to spend much more on tuition. To lessen the financial blow, you could consider attending a college in an area with lower costs in regards to living expenses, transportation costs, and so on. Areas throughout the state can vary greatly in how much they cost. Have a glance at our list of North Dakota colleges below to see which ones have the lowest out-of-state costs to save as much money as possible.

Rank School Name City State Net Cost School Level Retention Rate Out-of-State Cost
1

Turtle Mountain Community College

Belcourt

ND

N/A

4 year

77.78%

$1,776

2

Cankdeska Cikana Community College

Fort Totten

ND

$6,903

2 year

27.27%

$3,000

3

Lake Region State College

Devils Lake

ND

$8,377

2 year

62.37%

$3,197

4

Sitting Bull College

Fort Yates

ND

$3,291

4 year

N/A

$3,600

5

Fort Berthold Community College

New Town

ND

$7,491

4 year

100%

$3,600

6

Williston State College

Williston

ND

$10,771

2 year

46.58%

$3,623

7

United Tribes Technical College

Bismarck

ND

N/A

4 year

33.33%

$4,410

8

Minot State University

Minot

ND

$11,047

4 year

67.05%

$4,941

9

Dakota College at Bottineau

Bottineau

ND

$8,587

2 year

52.8%

$4,952

10

Mayville State University

Mayville

ND

$11,735

4 year

54.55%

$7,215

11

Dickinson State University

Dickinson

ND

$10,074

4 year

57.06%

$7,336

12

Bismarck State College

Bismarck

ND

$8,338

4 year

N/A

$7,488

13

North Dakota State College of Science

Wahpeton

ND

$10,089

2 year

71.06%

$10,193

14

Rasmussen College-North Dakota

Fargo

ND

N/A

4 year

75%

$10,764

15

Trinity Bible College

Ellendale

ND

N/A

4 year

62.79%

$12,670

16

Valley City State University

Valley City

ND

$11,848

4 year

69.81%

$13,423

17

University of Mary

Bismarck

ND

N/A

4 year

76.12%

$14,990

18

University of North Dakota

Grand Forks

ND

$16,238

4 year

79.7%

$17,056

19

North Dakota State University-Main Campus

Fargo

ND

$14,249

4 year

80.12%

$17,633

20

University of Jamestown

Jamestown

ND

N/A

4 year

66.15%

$18,650