Quick Facts

History of NDSCS

NDSCS was founded in 1903 making it the second oldest public 2-year college in the country.

Fall Enrollment

Total 2018 Fall Enrollment was at 2,957 students.

North Dakota Students

70.9% of NDSCS students are from the state of North Dakota.

Minnesota Students

23% of NDSCS students are from the state of Minnesota.

Student-To-Faculty Ratio


  • Student-to-Faculty Ratio = 13 to 1
  • Average Class Size = 16 students


Financial Aid

More than $17.5 million in financial aid was awarded to 94% of 2018 students.

Student Housing

46.4% of Wahpeton students choose to live on campus.

Academic Options at NDSCS

NDSCS offers over 80 academic options.

Degrees Awarded

During the 2017-2018 academic year, 627 degrees were awarded to students.

Placement Rate

99% of our 2018 graduates are employed or are continuing their education.

Estimated Costs

The estimated cost to attend NDSCS during the 2018-2019 academic year is $12,352. This includes tuition/fees, room and board, and books and supplies.

Student Life


  • Student Government
  • 30+ Student Clubs & Organizations
  • Performing Arts: Choir, Band & Theater
  • 8 Intramural Leagues
  • 5 Intercollegiate Athletic Teams


Social Media

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