Business Administration, M.B.A. | North Dakota State University | Fargo, United States
12 months
1075 USD/credit 32250 USD/year
921 USD/credit 27630 USD/year
614 USD/credit 18420 USD/year
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The Business Administration program at North Dakota State University is a non-thesis, professional program structured to serve qualified students with undergraduate degrees in various fields.


Program Description

The Business Administration program at North Dakota State University is designed to provide the student with an effective set of analytical skills, a broad view of the way organizations work, and an understanding of the functional areas of business. The NDSU program takes a generalist approach to graduate business education while providing a variety of MBA electives in areas including business analytics, digital marketing and innovation, investments and applied portfolio management, and leadership and managerial skills.

NDSU business faculty use a variety of teaching methods: case studies, group and individual projects, field research, computer applications, guest lecturers, student presentations, and discussion. Class interaction provides rich opportunity to network with professionals from a wide range of industries and countries. The student is able to acquire and improve problem-solving, teamwork, and communication skills and to apply these skills in business situations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Cost Management
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Advanced Organizational Behavior
  • Supply Chain and Operations Management
  • Strategic Marketing Management
  • Managing Information Resources

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You are required to submit your online application and nonrefundable $35 application fee
  • A statement of purpose is required for admission consideration and must be uploaded to your online application
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • Submitting your transcripts (statement of marks)
  • All graduate applicants, regardless of citizenship or residency, must demonstrate proficiency with the English language before they will be considered for admission to a graduate program

Individuals seeking admission to the MBA program may request a waiver of the GMAT/GRE requirement if they meet one of the following requirements:

  • The applicant holds a terminal degree (e.g., PhD, MD, JD, etc.).
  • The applicant has a minimum of five (5) years of recent, post-bachelor’s, full-time, professional work experience, including managerial responsibilities.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    32250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1075 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    27630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 921 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18420 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 614 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Fargo

870 - 1260 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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