Northern State University, located in Aberdeen, S.D., provides a variety of graduate and undergraduate programs, promotes teaching and learning, and also supports research, scholarly and creative activities. It serves more than 2,000 students representing over 30 states and nearly 20 countries. The university s curriculum includes more than 30 major and over 40 minor subjects. Northern State University also offers a wide range of associate, preprofessional and graduate degree programs. The university has more than 100 full-time trained and experienced faculty members. It also offers preprofessional and professional programs leading to bachelor s degrees in arts, science, education and music.