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University of North Dakota Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Grand Forks, ND

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Air Transportation, Other
  • Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
  • American Indian/Native American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Studies
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Communication, General
  • Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Finance, General
  • Flight Instructor
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geography
  • Geological/Geophysical Engineering
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Graphic Design
  • History, General
  • Human Nutrition
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Industrial Technology/Technician
  • International/Global Studies
  • Investments and Securities
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Molecular Biology
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Therapy/Therapist
  • Music, General
  • Musical Theatre
  • Norwegian Language and Literature
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies, General
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health Education and Promotion
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Rehabilitation Science
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Engineering, Health professions and related sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Engineering, applied economics, counseling, chemistry, public administration
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 17% of classes
10-19 students: 21% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 21% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 3% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 24% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 33% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 32% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 10% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Not reported
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Environmental Management, Master of Music, Master of Physician Assistant Studies, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Social Work, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Applied Economics, Master of Science, Master of Occupational Therapy, Master of Public Administration, Master of Engineering, Master of Science in Industrial Technology

Master's Programs of Study

  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Communication Disorders
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English
  • Fish, Game, and Wildlife Management
  • Genetics
  • Geology
  • History
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Planetary and Space Sciences
  • Reading Education
  • Social Work
  • Zoology

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English
  • Fish, Game, and Wildlife Management
  • Genetics
  • Geology
  • History
  • Law
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Zoology

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