Departments of Education in North Dakota

There are 2 Departments of Education in North Dakota, serving a population of 745,475 people in an area of 68,983 square miles. There is 1 Department of Education per 372,737 people, and 1 Department of Education per 34,491 square miles.

The state of North Dakota is ranked 45th in Departments of Education per capita, and 48th in Departments of Education per square mile.

List of ND Departments of Education

Find North Dakota departments of education (DOE) and boards of education.


Bismarck NY Department of Education 400 East Broadway Avenue Bismarck, ND

Tribal Higher Department of Education 404 Frontage Road New Town, ND

North Dakota Education Statistics

Find North Dakota School Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

North Dakota School Enrollment
 North DakotaUnited States
School Enrollment (Age 3+)181,66681,751,797
Kindergarden10,101 (5.6%)4,136,743 (5.1%)
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)71,429 (39.3%)32,831,258 (40.2%)
High School (Grades 9-12)32,714 (18.0%)17,001,421 (20.8%)
College/Grad School Enrollment56,904 (31.3%)22,848,124 (27.9%)
North Dakota Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 North DakotaUnited States
Less than 9th Grade Education15,927 (3.3%)11,759,554 (5.4%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)21,535 (4.4%)15,677,560 (7.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)131,653 (27.1%)59,093,612 (27.3%)
Some College, No Degree110,330 (22.7%)44,935,834 (20.8%)
Associate's Degree65,775 (13.5%)17,917,481 (8.3%)
Bachelor's Degree102,497 (21.1%)41,377,068 (19.1%)
Graduate/Professional Degree37,773 (7.8%)25,510,535 (11.8%)
North Dakota Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 North DakotaUnited States
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher140,27066,887,603
Arts, Humanities & Others27,181 (19.4%)15,191,554 (22.7%)
Business27,552 (19.6%)13,645,002 (20.4%)
Education27,538 (19.6%)8,503,371 (12.7%)
Science & Engineering38,509 (27.5%)23,297,975 (34.8%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields19,490 (13.9%)6,249,701 (9.3%)