Distance Education

In support of the University’s mission to provide high quality accessible programs and recognizing the needs of each student, the role of distance education is to extend available University resources beyond the campus and traditional offerings. Through cooperative and collaborative efforts Dickinson State University offers degree programs, courses and certificates to meet individual’s academic and career goals. Programs include Dickinson State University Online, Dickinson State University face-to- face programs and two-plus-two programs at Bismarck State College and Williston State College.

Students pursuing coursework through distance education are supported and have access to assistance through their assigned academic advisor, Dickinson State University and Dickinson State University Bismarck and Williston site student services offices, and the Dickinson State University website. Specific questions regarding online education at Dickinson State University can be found in the F.A.Q. section on the DSU Online webpage.

Advising: Entering students are assigned an experienced point-of- contact advisor for general questions in regard to attending college; along with a faculty advisor from their chosen field of study.

Tutoring: Distance education students have access to qualified tutors in the Tutoring Center along with online tutoring services through NetTutor.

Technology Applications: Dickinson State University students have access to training tutorials through Hoonuit. These tutorials are able to assist students with questions regarding formatting Word documents, working with Excel spreadsheets and many other functions.

Dickinson State University Locations and Degree programs

Please refer to the academic program pages for degree specifics.

 

Dickinson State University Online

Master of Arts in Teaching

Master of Athletic Educational Leadership (Pending HLC Approval)

Master of Business Administration

Master of Education in Elementary Education

Master of Entrepreneurship

Bachelor of Applied Science: Business

Bachelor of Arts: English

Bachelor of Business Administration: Accounting

Bachelor of Business Administration: Administration

Bachelor of Business Administration: Finance

Bachelor of Business Administration: Human Resource Management

Bachelor of Science in Education: Business Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: Elementary Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: English Education

Bachelor of University Studies

Associate in Applied Science: Administration

Associate in Arts

Associate in Science in Agriculture Sales/ Service: Equine Management Option

Associate in Science in Agriculture Sales/Service: Equine Training Option

Certificate in Accounting Technician

Certificate in Banking

Certificate in Business (Graduate)

Certificate in Business Fundamentals

Certificate in Data Entry Specialist

Certificate in Digital Marketing

Certificate in Entrepreneurship (Graduate)

Certificate in Graphic Design

Certificate in Hospitality

Certificate in Horse Production

Certificate in Human Resource Management

Certificate in Office Administration Specialist

Certificate in Reception Services Specialist

Certificate of Completion: CPA Preparation

Certificate of Completion: Entrepreneurship

Digital Marketing Concentration for Business Majors

 

Dickinson State University - Bismarck State College Site

Bachelor of Applied Science: Business

Bachelor of Arts in Composite Social Science

Bachelor of Arts in English: Literature Track

Bachelor of Arts in History

Bachelor of Arts in Music

Bachelor of Business Administration: Accounting

Bachelor of Business Administration: Administration

Bachelor of Business Administration: Finance

Bachelor of Business Administration: Human Resource Management

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Bachelor of Science in Computer Technology Management

Bachelor of Science in Information Analytics

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Education: Business Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: Composite Social Science

Bachelor of Science in Education: Elementary Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: English Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: History Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: Mathematics Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: Music Education

Bachelor of University Studies

Certificate in Banking

Certificate in Digital Marketing

Certificate in Human Resource Management Certificate of Completion: CPA Preparation

Certificate of Completion: Entrepreneurship

Digital Marketing Concentration for Business Majors

 

Dickinson State University - LIVE

Bachelor of Applied Science: Business

Bachelor of Arts in Communication

Bachelor of Arts in Composite Social Science

Bachelor of Arts in English

Bachelor of Arts in History

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

Bachelor of Business Administration: Accounting

Bachelor of Business Administration: Administration

Bachelor of Business Administration: Finance

Bachelor of Business Administration: Human Resource Management

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Bachelor of Science in Computer Technology Management

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

Bachelor of Science in Information Analytics

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Bachelor of Science in Education: Business Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: Composite Social Science

Bachelor of Science in Education: Elementary Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: English Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: History Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: Mathematics Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: Technology Education

Bachelor of University Studies

Associate in Applied Science: Administration

Associate in Arts: Communication

Associate in Science: Criminal Justice

Associate in Science: Elementary Education

Associate in Science: Secondary Education

Associate in Science: Substance Abuse Counseling

Certificate in Accounting Technician

Certificate in Banking

Certificate in Business Fundamentals

Certificate in Computer Programming

Certificate in Data Entry Specialist

Certificate in Digital Communication

Certificate in Digital Marketing

Certificate in Graphic Design

Certificate in Hospitality

Certificate in Horse Production

Certificate in Human Resource Management

Certificate in Office Administration Specialist

Certificate in Reception Services Specialist

Certificate in Web Management

Certificate of Completion: CPA Preparation

Certificate of Completion: Entrepreneurship

Digital Marketing Concentration for Business Majors

 

Dickinson State University - Williston State College Site

Bachelor of Applied Science: Business

Bachelor of Business Administration: Accounting

Bachelor of Business Administration: Administration

Bachelor of Business Administration: Finance

Bachelor of Business Administration: Human Resource Management

Bachelor of Science in Education: Business Education

Bachelor of Science in Education: Elementary Education

Bachelor of University Studies

Certificate in Hospitality

Digital Marketing Concentration for Business Majors