Valley City State University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Valley City State University is a very small four-year, public school with 1,365 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1889 and is the only college located in Valley City, North Dakota.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Valley City State University will give you the opportunity to earn a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Valley City State University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Management, Medical, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
54%
Valley City State University student retention rate is low at 54% (below North Dakota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Valley City State University is low - 43%. Around 9% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Valley City State University is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,200
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median - about $12,500 annually. The additional fees at Valley City State University (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $1,700, which comes to a total of $14,200 annually.

Read the details about Valley City State University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
81%
As reported in recent data, 351 applications were submitted and 285 were accepted; so it is easy to become a student at this school.

The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Valley City State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,000
Valley City State University offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Valley City State University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Valley City State University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 500 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, roughly $2,000 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Valley City State University appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Valley City State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Valley City State University, 101 College St SW, Valley City, North Dakota 58072, USA
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