South Dakota Community Colleges Comparison
In South Dakota, 5 community colleges are active. South Dakota State University has ranked first in South Dakota community college ranking and Augustana University and University of South Dakota ranked second and third in the ranking. You can view more ranked community college ranking at South Dakota community college ranking page.
- The 2022 average tuition & fees of community colleges in South Dakota is $6,895 for South Dakota residents and $6,947 for out-of-state students.
- Total 7,158 students have enrolled in community colleges in South Dakota and, of that, 1,414 students enrolled online exclusively.
- The average students to faculty ratio of South Dakota community colleges is 12.80 to 1.
- The average financial aid amount received at community colleges in South Dakota is $6,099.
- The average graduation rate is 48.2% and the average transfer-out rate is 14.6% at community colleges in South Dakota.
5 Community Colleges in South Dakota
|College Name||South Dakota Residents Tuition & Fees||Out-of-State Tuition & Fees||Student Population||Online Student Population||Graduation Rate||Transfer-out Rate||Financial Aid Amount||Students to Faculty Ratio|
|Lake Area Technical College|
|$6,862||$6,718||2,217||456||67%||7%||$5,081||17 to 1|
|Mitchell Technical College|
|$7,359||$7,524||1,162||220||73%||3%||$6,252||13 to 1|
|Sisseton Wahpeton College|
|$4,510||$4,510||125||-||3%||38%||$7,965||10 to 1|
|Southeast Technical College|
Sioux Falls, SD
|$7,470||$7,650||2,330||462||57%||8%||$4,493||11 to 1|
|Western Dakota Technical College|
Rapid City, SD
|$8,274||$8,332||1,324||276||41%||17%||$6,704||13 to 1|
|Average||$6,895||$6,947||7,158||1,414||48%||15%||$6,099||13 to 1|