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Goals To encourage intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and reflection To promote excellence in verbal and written communication To generate high-quality independent and collaborative work To support advanced interdisciplinary studies To explore and appreciate diverse cultures To nurture a commitment to service. Minot State University Students in the Honors Program will participate in lively seminar discussions, conduct independent study and research, produce and present an advanced-level writing project, participate in community service projects, and earn public recognition for their achievements.

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Jessica Smestad, Director, 701-858-3574

Mission Statement

Minot State University is a public university dedicated to excellence in education, scholarship, and community engagement achieved through rigorous academic experiences, active learning environments, commitment to public service, and a vibrant campus life.

Honor students at MSU
Admission Standard Admission Criteria To be eligible for standard admission, first year students must have: Composite ACT score of 25 or A High School GPA of 3.50 or higher (on a 4.00 scale) Students Seeking standard admission after at least one academic
Contact Information
Office Hours
8-4, M-F; September-May
Jessica Smestad, Director
Street Address
500 University Ave W Minot, ND 58707
Mailing Address
500 University Ave W Minot, ND 58707