Bismarck State College

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Bismarck State College
Bismarck State College logo.jpg
Established 1939
President David L. Clark
Students 4,177
Location Bismarck, North Dakota, United States
Campus Urban
Sports 9 Varsity Teams
Nickname Mystics
Affiliations North Dakota University System
Website bismarckstate.edu

Bismarck State College (also known by its shortened form BSC), located in Bismarck, the capital city of the U.S. state of North Dakota, is the third largest college in the North Dakota University System with approximately 4200 students. Established in 1939, it is a comprehensive community college that offers two-year and four-year degree plans. BSC offers the first two years of education toward a bachelor's degree in most fields. It offers 20+ bachelor's degree and several graduate programs in conjunction with other university system institutions. Approximately 35 technical programs are offered, and more than 150 courses are offered online. Unique to the institution are degrees in energy education, including power and process plant technology, ethanol training, nuclear power technology, electric power technology, and renewable energy.

Bismarck State College also offers technical degrees in areas ranging from network/system administration to web design. For more history and academic information view History of BSC and BSC Consumer Information.

Residence life - student housing[edit]

There are four residence halls on campus - Swensen Hall (female), Werner Hall (male), Lidstrom Hall (co-ed) and Mystic Hall (co-ed). View BSC Campus Map.

Student life[edit]

Student activities are managed by the staff of the Student and Residence Life Office, located in the Student Union building on campus. Students can register for meal plans, request housing, visit the bookstore, sign up for intramurals or student government, and learn about the activities provided for them on and off campus. Dances, hypnotists, comedians, artists, barbecues, and tie-dye are popular events. For more activities information view BSC Community Members.

Notable alumni[edit]

See also BSC Alumni website.

Notable faculty[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ 'Ed Kringstad-Obituary,' The Bismarck Tribune.com, March 7, 2013

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 46°49′19″N 100°49′04″W / 46.82194°N 100.81778°W / 46.82194; -100.81778