Fargo-Moorhead’s labor market epitomizes the Midwestern work ethic. Local employers enjoy a stable base of employees with high productivity, low turnover and low absenteeism.
With more than 30,000 students, the steady increase in student enrollment is just another indication of our strong and growing region.
Campus FM is one of many regional partners fueling economic development by empowering college students and recent graduates to explore, live and work in the Greater FM Region.
With higher-than-average degree attainment levels, regional employers connect with the talent they need, while students, job seekers and employees gain education to start or advance their careers from certificates to advanced degrees.
Fargo Moorhead is home to three world-class universities and two technical colleges, drawing more than 21,000 college students for top-ranked programs, research opportunities and commercialization.
North Dakota State University is an R1 research institution, designated by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, putting NDSU in the same league as the nation’s top research institutions.