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Academic Rigor
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Dorm Life
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4.5000
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Most Helpful Review for Northern State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Megan from Scranton, ND
  • 4 out of 4 people found this review helpful

I am learning everything I had hoped to as a college Freshman. The faculty here is not only more than qualified but because NSU is such a small campus, students here are more than just a number. Every professor genuinely cares about his/her students. All my professors knew me by name and said hello to me outside of class after a month of class. The professors at NSU have so much information to give you and are really excited to share it with you.

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  • Cheng from Aberdeen, SD
  • Apr-17-2017 I am a past student here

    One of the most affordable public universities in the Midwest or even U.S. Diverse Campus Safe Campus

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  • Ioana from Romania
  • Apr-17-2017 I am a past student here

    NSU is small public liberal arts college in Aberdeen, SD. It has the only Center of Excellence in International Business. The campus is gorgeous and safe.

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  • Jacob W
  • Mar-11-2017 I am a past student here

    Do not go there. Not enough classes offered and the classes get cancelled a lot because they are under-enrolled. The administration is dysfunctional, professors dress like bums and are not smart, and the students are very lazy.

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  • Melissa from Pierre, SD
  • Feb-06-2017 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    I have heard nothing but good things about Northern. I am going next week for a campus visit. I hope I find what I am looking for to go into history education, and to continue with band.

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  • Ben from Cheyenne, WY
  • Dec-12-2013 I am a current student here

    Northern is a great college with great professors who will help students with jobs and internships thanks to the small class sizes.

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  • Alex from Aberdeen, SD
  • Apr-06-2013 I am a current student here

    Northern is a great school if you're looking for a small campus. The staff is friendly and helpful. I recommend it if you want a more personal feel for the college.

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  • Kelcy from Aberdeen, SD
  • Feb-20-2013 I am a current student here

    I rate Northern State as an 8 out of 10. Northern State has some advantages and disadvantages--just like every other college.

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  • mpond
  • Jan-27-2013 I am a current student here

    Northern is a small school, good for students who do not want to be lost in the crowd. Class sizes are small, so professors learn who you are on a first name basis. There are also a lot of opportunities for studying abroad or undergraduate research across the country.

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  • Eleni from Watertown, SD
  • Dec-27-2012 I am a current student here

    I would give Northern a five out of five! I love it there so much, and it's nice because everything is at close range to you. I love how easy it is to get answers to your questions as well for things like financial aid.

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