Valley City State University

Valley City, North Dakota

Valley City State University Overview

Student population

Address101 College St SW
Valley City, ND
School Websitewww.vcsu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Remote

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Valley City State University is a small public, 4-year college based in Valley City, North Dakota that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 460 students applied to Valley City State University. Of those students, 339 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Valley City State University was $5,713, in addition to fees of $1,913. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Valley City State University.

Valley City State University has a 41% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Valley City State University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Valley City State University acceptance rate is 74%. To put this into perspective, 339 of the 460 students who applied to Valley City State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Valley City State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Valley City State University had an SAT score between the range of 900 and 1,090. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Valley City State University was between 18 and 23 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Valley City State University as part of their application.

Valley City State University Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Valley City State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $5,713. Combined with fees of $1,913, room and board costs of $6,446, other expenses of $3,578 and the $1,100 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $17,166 in tuition.

Students at Valley City State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Valley City State University was $4,692 last year, with 27% of students being awarded federal aid.

Valley City State University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Valley City State University.

Valley City State University has a good gender split, with 58% of undergraduates being female and 42% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are North Dakota residents; in fact, 74% of all students reside in North Dakota. However, 24% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Valley City State University is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Valley City State University Popular Majors and Programs

EDUCATION
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS

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