Tuition and Fees

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Tuition rates for Dual Credit courses will vary depending on how and where the courses are taught. Tuition is charged on a per-credit basis as determined by the number of college credits awarded for the class.

Below are tuition rates and mandatory fees for the 2023-2024 academic year. These costs are subject to change without notice.

 Tuition/Fees per CreditDescription
High School Subsidized$89.43 / creditClasses taught in the high school by instructors who are paid by the high school.
High School Unsubsidized$153.96 / creditClasses taught by instructors who are paid by NDSCS and are delivered via ITV/IVN to the high school.
NDSCS Wahpeton or NDSCS Fargo$153.96 / creditHigh school students attending classes on the NDSCS Wahpeton or Fargo locations who are taking the course for dual credit.
Online$153.96 / creditCourses taken strictly online.

*Fees per credit include: ConnectND Fee $5.50, NDSA Fee $.04

Example of cost for a 3 credit class:
Subsidized: 3 credits x $89.43 = $268.29
Unsubsidized/Online: 3 credits x $153.96 = $461.88

Dropping Classes

Students who want to drop one of their Dual Credit classes will do so through CampusConnection
Refunds for dropped classes will be determined according to NDSCS Refund Schedule.
*If you want to drop all of your classes, or the only class you are enrolled in, you will need to notify the Dual Credit Office by emailing Include your first name, high school you attend, and what you are requesting. 


Please contact the NDSCS Dual Credit department with any questions.