You have a nice suit and a firm handshake. You can see yourself leading that board meeting one day. With a business degree, you can make an impact in any business or even start your own company. With such a versatile degree, you’ll be sure to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the corporate world.
Pursuing a business degree really is the cool thing to do. Nearly 20%* of all college students are studying business. The growth of the business major has been on a steady rise for the past 15 years*, making it one of the most popular and competitive majors out there.
But don’t worry, there are still plenty of jobs. The business field has one of the highest employment rates of all majors offered, with the top starting salaries ranging from $50-$60,000*. Business students are the second highest most sought after students, after engineering. Whether you want to live around the world or be a local entrepreneur, there’s a place for you and your new found skill set. The roads connecting from a business degree can take you anywhere.*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_318.50.asp
North Dakota State University-Main Campus offers 19 Business degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 462 Business students graduated with students earning 382 Bachelor's degrees, 45 Master's degrees, and 35 Certificates.
University of Mary offers 25 Business degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a outlying rural area. In 2019, 273 Business students graduated with students earning 139 Master's degrees, 121 Bachelor's degrees, and 13 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|North Dakota State University-Main Campus Fargo, ND||24 : 1||13,173|
|University of Mary Bismarck, ND||23 : 1||3,779|
|Minot State University Minot, ND||21 : 1||3,125|
|University of North Dakota Grand Forks, ND||26 : 1||13,581|
|Rasmussen College-North Dakota Fargo, ND||36 : 1||653|
|Dickinson State University Dickinson, ND||19 : 1||1,350|
|Bismarck State College Bismarck, ND||32 : 1||3,739|
|University of Jamestown Jamestown, ND||15 : 1||1,115|
|Mayville State University Mayville, ND||24 : 1||1,212|
|Lake Region State College Devils Lake, ND||50 : 1||1,982|
|North Dakota State College of Science Wahpeton, ND||29 : 1||2,977|
|Dakota College at Bottineau Bottineau, ND||32 : 1||1,006|
|United Tribes Technical College Bismarck, ND||12 : 1||434|
|Trinity Bible College and Graduate School Ellendale, ND||17 : 1||252|
|Valley City State University Valley City, ND||24 : 1||1,665|
|Cankdeska Cikana Community College Fort Totten, ND||8 : 1||160|
|Williston State College Williston, ND||38 : 1||1,132|
|Turtle Mountain Community College Belcourt, ND||12 : 1||531|
|Sitting Bull College Fort Yates, ND||11 : 1||285|
|Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College New Town, ND||8 : 1||203|