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South Dakota State University

South Dakota State University

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South Dakota State University is a large (under 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Plains States a short distance from a small town. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a very high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at South Dakota State University include: Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse with 338 Bachelors awards; Biology/Biological Sciences, General with 77 Bachelors awards; Pharmaceutics and Drug Design with 72 Bachelors awards; Pharmacy with 69 PhD professional practice awards; Economics, General with 69 Bachelors awards;. South Dakota State University is located at Administration Lane in Brookings, SD 57007.

South Dakota State University Facts


South Dakota State University is located at Administration Lane in Brookings, SD 57007

Total Applicants: 4,725
Percent Admitted: 92%
Dorm Capacity: 3,995
Graduation Rate: 59%
Retention Rate: 73%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 85%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 14%

South Dakota State University telephone number: (800) 952-3541

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice


South Dakota State University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $7,404
Total Cost In State: $18,616
Total Cost Out of State: $20,562


Admissions stats for South Dakota State University

You have a good chance to be accepted into South Dakota State University since they accept 92% of applicants.

Student Demographics at South Dakota State University
South Dakota State University Demographics
Totals: 2,255
     Males: 1,049 (47% of total)
     Females: 1,206 (53% of total)
Asians: 15
     Asian Males: 5 (0% of total)
     Asian Females: 10 (0% of total)
Blacks: 16
     Black Males: 12 (1% of total)
     Black Females: 4 (0% of total)
Hispanics: 20
     Hispanic Males: 7 (0% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 13 (1% of total)
Native Americans: 26
     Native American Males: 10 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 16 (1% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 30
     Mixed Race Males: 12 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 18 (1% of total)
Whites: 2,030
     White Males: 922 (41% of total)
     White Females: 1,108 (49% of total)
Foreign Students: 108
     Foreign Males: 73 (3% of total)
     Foreign Females: 35 (2% of total)
Most Popular Majors at South Dakota State University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(338 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(77 Bachelors degrees)
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
(72 Bachelors degrees)
Pharmacy
(69 PhD professional practice degrees)
Economics, General
(69 Bachelors degrees)
Animal Sciences, General
(66 Bachelors degrees)
Consumer Economics
(61 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(56 Bachelors degrees)
Counseling Psychology
(49 Masters degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(48 Masters degrees)
History, General
(45 Bachelors degrees)
Journalism
(45 Bachelors degrees)
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
(44 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(44 Bachelors degrees)
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
(43 Bachelors degrees)
Agronomy and Crop Science
(43 Bachelors degrees)
Sociology
(42 Bachelors degrees)
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
(42 Bachelors degrees)
Civil Engineering, General
(38 Bachelors degrees)
Human Development and Family Studies, General
(35 Bachelors degrees)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
(33 Bachelors degrees)
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
(30 Bachelors degrees)
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
(28 Bachelors degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(27 Bachelors degrees)
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
(26 Bachelors degrees)
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
(26 Bachelors degrees)
Graphic Design
(22 Bachelors degrees)
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
(22 Masters degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(22 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(21 Masters degrees)
South Dakota State University Weather
South Dakota State University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 43.70 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 25.31 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 50.61 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 37.32 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 68.47 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 80.01 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 20.54 (mph)
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