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University of South Dakota is a Public, 4 years college located in Vermillion, South Dakota. USD ranked 129th in National Universities and 3rd in South Dakota Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 9,459 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. USD's acceptance rate is 87.01% last year (undergraduate school).
University of South Dakota is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
|Address||414 E Clark St, Vermillion, SD 57069-2390|
|Net Price Calculator||www.usd.edu/admissions/freshmen/financial-aid/net-cost-calculator|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
The acceptance rate of University of South Dakota is 87.01% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 33.17%. The application fees are $20 for undergraduate programs and $35 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||87.01 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||33.17 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$20|
|Graduate Application Fees||$35|
Tuition & Fees
USD's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,432 for South Dakota residents and $12,942 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $7,118 for South Dakota residents and $12,768 for out-of-students.
|South Dakota Residents||Out-of-State|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$9,432||$12,942|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$7,118||$12,768|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 9,459 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 2,860 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. USD has 7,103 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,356 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||170 Programs|
|Number of online programs||9 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|