Minot State University, also referred to as MSU or MiSU, is a four-year institution of higher learning in Minot, North Dakota. It was established as a normal school in 1913. In actual fact, Minot State University is the third-largest public university in North Dakota, which offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs.
Minot State University is committed to high academic standards and professional support for learners. The university is dedicated to student success, engaged and life-long learning, advancement of knowledge, effective student service, and development of students of character.
Undergraduate and graduate courses and programs are offered on campus and at a distance, through face-to-face, online, and alternative modes of delivery. Non-credit and professional training and experiences are offered to students and community members.
Minot State University is a member of the North Dakota University System, that consists of eleven institutions representing doctoral, master, baccalaureate, and community colleges.
MSU is proud to offer general studies and a variety of programs in the arts and sciences, business, and education and health sciences. A wide range of student support services is provided to on-campus and off- campus students.
The university values critical and creative thinking, vitality of communities and cultures, stewardship of place, and the multicultural and global environment. MiSU honors and supports the dignity and rights of diverse individuals, academic freedom, freedom of expression, ethical and moral behavior, integrity, fairness, and honesty.
Online Learning allows the student to do their classroom at their convenience. Some classes will have deadlines for homework and testing, but when students complete these is up to them and their schedule.
Financial aid is available to eligible students.
Minot State University is first and foremost dedicated to the success of all students: their growth and development as educated citizens, their confidence, and their life-long devotion to the common good and the welfare of others.