Mayville State University provides working adults in the Williston region the unique opportunity to complete the B.S.Ed. in Elementary Education degree in the evenings on the Williston State College campus and online.

By combining online courses with interactive video network (IVN) classes one or two evenings a week, this program offers you the flexibility to combine work, education, and family demands.  You can take courses on a full or part-time basis as your schedule allows.

Mayville State instructors are experienced educators and committed to personal attention and student learning.  Mayville State University is a fully-accredited public university with over 120 years of history in preparing teachers. 

There are a number of additional flexible online and distance degrees available to students in the Williston area. 


Degree Options

·  BAS Business Administration       PDF
·  Elementary Education                  PDF
·  BA Early Childhood                      PDF
·  AA Early Childhood
·  Early Childhood Education
·  Math Education                           PDF
·  Math                                           PDF
·  University Studies                        PDF

Credential/Endorsement Options

·  Library/Reading Credential            PDF
·  Kindergarten/Middle School          PDF


·  Anatomy and Physiology (w/ Labs)
Physics (Lecture only)

Transfer Information:

If you are a transfer student from Williston State College or another community college in North Dakota, Minnesota, Wyoming, Washington, or Arizona, click here to find the transfer articulation agreement for the distance degree program you are interested.

Students who have already earned a previous bachelor’s degree and are looking for a new career are also welcome to apply. 

Contact Information:

Luanna Fisketjon is the full-time Mayville State Distance Education Coordinator working with students located in the Williston Basin.  She is available to answer any questions you may have about Mayville State’s distance and online programs.  To set up an appointment with Luanna for a phone advising session or to meet with her, please contact her at 701-774-6234. 

Luanna Fisketjon's Fall Semester 2011 Office Hours:
Monday 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. 

*Evening appointments available by appointment.

Luanna Fisketjon

Luanna Fisketjon, Distance Education Coordinator 
Williston State College
Room 222
Phone: 701-774-6234
Fax:  701-774-4275