2023 Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota Tuition & Fees

The 2023 tuition at Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota is $34,372 for South Dakota residents and $79,202 for out-of-state students. Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota's tuition is 31.61% higher than average tuition of U.S. medical schools and similar to the average tuition of South Dakota medical schools.
The medical school tuition differs and more expensive than the regular undergraduate and graduate programs. The average undergraduate program tuition & fees at University of South Dakota is $9,432 for South Dakota residents and $12,942 for out-of-state students. The average graduate schools tuition & fees other than medical school is $7,118 for South Dakota residents and $12,768 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and transportation costs is $23,562.
Sanford School of Medicine 2023 Tuition & Fees
South Dakota ResidentsOut-of-State
Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota Tuition & Fees$34,372$79,202
U.S. Public Medical School Average$38,176$60,181
South Dakota Public Medical School Average$34,372$79,202
Living Costs$23,562
Undergraduate Program$9,432$12,942
Graduate Program$7,118$12,768

MCAT & GPA Scores

The average MCAT score of enrolled students at Sanford School of Medicine is 509. Compared to the average MCAT of all medical schools, the MCAT score of Sanford School of Medicine is around average of U.S. medical schools (the average score is 512).
The average GPA is 3.81 and it is around average compared to other medical schools (the average GPA is 3.73).
Sanford School of Medicine 2022 MCAT and GPA
2022
MCAT - Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota509
U.S. Medical Schools512
South Dakota Medical Schools509
GPA - Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota3.81
U.S. Medical Schools3.73
South Dakota Medical Schools3.81

Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2022 acceptance rate at Sanford School of Medicine is 6.77% where 1,004 applicants have applied to and 68 students have accepted and finally enrolled to school. The acceptance rate at Sanford School of Medicine is much higher (very easy to get in) compared to other medical schools in united states (the average acceptance rate is 3.52%). Note that the acceptance rate means the percentage of applicants who are accepted and enrolled (not just accepted).
Sanford School of Medicine 2022 Acceptance Rate and Yield
TotalResidencyGender
South DakotaOther StateMenWomen
Applicants1,004 140
(13.9%)
864
(86.1%)
493
(49.1%)
510
(50.8%)
Enrolled68 45
(66.2%)
23
(33.8%)
32
(47.1%)
36
(52.9%)
Acceptance Rate6.77% 32.26% 2.66% 6.50% 7.05%
U.S. Medical Schools3.52% 10.29% 1.04% 3.48% 3.56%
South Dakota Medical Schools6.77% 32.26% 2.66% 6.50% 7.05%

New Students and Total Enrollment

For the academic year 2021-2022, total 68 first-time students have enrolled in Sanford School of Medicine.By residency, 66.2% of new students is South Dakota residents and 33.8% of enrolled students from other States. By gender, 52.9% of enrolled students is women and 47.1% is men students.
A total of 280 students have enrolled to Sanford School of Medicine. By gender, there are 152 male and 128 female students at Sanford School of Medicine.
2021 Student Population at Sanford School of Medicine
2021
Total Enrollment280
Men Students152
Women Students128
First-time Students68