North Dakota State University of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, more commonly known as North Dakota State University (NDSU), is a public university in Fargo, in the U.S. state of North Dakota.
As of fall 2013, NDSU has 14,629 students and sits on a 258 acre (1 km²) campus. The institution was founded as North Dakota Agricultural College in 1890 as a land-grant institution. The university operates several agricultural research extension centers spread over 18,488 acres (75 km²). NDSU is part of the North Dakota University System.
NDSU offers 102 undergraduate majors, 170 undergraduate degree programs, 6 undergraduate certificate programs, 79 undergraduate minors, 81 master’s degree programs, 47 doctoral degree programs of study and 10 graduate certificate programs.
NDSU is a comprehensive doctoral research university with programs involved in high research activity. NDSU uses a semester system – Fall and Spring with two summer sessions. The majority of students are full-time with 55% male and 45% female.
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UNMC lands its biggest federal research grant ever — for nearly $20 million over 5 years - Omaha World-Herald
October 25, 2016 - ... Nebraska at Kearney and Boys Town National Research Hospital. Other participants are the University of South Dakota, University of North Dakota, North Dakota State University and the University of Kansas Medical Center. UNMC's largest previous ...
Sheep shearing, wool classing schools offer multiple opportunities in one place - Farm and Ranch Guide
October 24, 2016 - HETTINGER, N.D. – Sheep producers or those interested in sheep shearing as a career can receive “world-class” instruction at the annual North Dakota Sheep Shearing School, hosted by the North Dakota State University (NDSU) Hettinger Research ...
NDSU Extension Service Teams honored for program excellence - Farm Forum
October 23, 2016 - Team members (from left in photo): Alicia Harstad, Extension agent, agriculture and natural resources, Stutsman County; Mary Berg, area Extension specialist, livestock environmental management, Carrington Research Extension Center; Jim Murphy, ...
About town - Oct. 23, 2016 - Bismarck Tribune
October 23, 2016 - Re-elected as directors were Joe Peterson, operations manager at CHS-SunPrairie in Bowbells and director of the North Dakota Grain Dealers Association; Elton Solseng, instructor, agricultural systems management at NDSU; and Steve Strege retired ...
North Dakota State Faculty Senate gives vote of support for Bresciani - Bismarck Tribune
October 20, 2016 - Bresciani has cultivated relationships with important campus constituencies, including agriculture, which not all NDSU presidents have done, Isern said. Land grant colleges, because of their diffuse organizational structure, tend to operate with ...
NDSU Faculty Senate gives vote of support for Dean Bresciani - WDAY6
October 19, 2016 - FARGO—More than 81 percent of faculty members at North Dakota State University voted in favor of a resolution supporting President Dean Bresciani, whose future is in limbo as the State Board of Higher Education decides whether to extend his contract.
North Dakota State University representative to visit area school - Southernminn.com
October 18, 2016 - The representative will help high school students learn about earning a degree from NDSU, which is recognized as a leading student-focused, land-grant, research institution. Information will be shared about NDSU's academic programs, how students can ...
NDSU research increases beef cattle knowledge - Farm and Ranch Guide
October 12, 2016 - The effects of cold temperatures on feed intake, the type of breeding systemused in beef cattle and adding pea starch to feedlot finishing diets, and the quality of the hay harvested from roadside ditches were a few of the beef cattle topics North ...
North Dakota State University Extension Service facing cuts - Jamestown Sun
October 8, 2016 - The extension services, which operates county offices, regional research centers and on the main campus of NDSU in Fargo, offers programs and services in these areas: community vitality, livestock, crop and natural resources management, family ...
Bresciani touts rising donations, research jobs in state of NDSU speech - INFORUM
September 30, 2016 - Bresciani also touted jobs and payroll generated by research activity at NDSU's Research and Technology Park, which now accounts for more than 1,000 jobs on campus, an increase of 15 percent since 2010, when Bresciani took office. In the same period, ...
North Dakota State University research articles from Innovation Toronto
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