Minot State University is a public, four-year, liberal arts institution of higher learning located in the rural town of Minot, North Dakota. Originally, Minot State university was a two year normal school, assisting in the preparation of teaching services in the northwestern region of North Dakota. By the 1920s, the school began granting bachelor’s degrees, and in 1964 the school adopted a new title, Minot State College. Minot State became a University in 1987, and today, the public, four-year institution includes a graduate program awarding master’s degrees.
Minot State University offers degree and certificate options, at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Distance education programs are housed in the Center for Extended Learning, and students can earn online degrees at all levels. Most coursework is offered in asynchronous 24/7 formats.
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission