University of South Dakota Comparison

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Overview

USD
Location Vermillion, SD
Setting Distant Town
Enrollment 9,459
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #514
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website usd.edu
Team Colors          

Costs

USD
Tuition (In State) $7,697
Tuition (Out of State) $11,172
Room & Board $8,410
Avg Net Price $18,480
Avg Grant Aid $5,145
% Receiving Grant Aid 91%

Admission

USD
Applied 3,392
Admitted 3,085
Acceptance Rate 90.9%
Enrolled % 39.9%
Avg High School GPA 3.42
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Average
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 20/25
SAT Range 1000/1245
Submit Test Scores Considered but not required
Application Deadline

Academics

USD
Student to Faculty Ratio 15:1
Popular Majors
  • Health Professions (32%)
  • Business (14%)
  • Education (9%)
  • Psychology (9%)
  • Social Sciences (6%)

Outcomes

USD
Graduation Rate 47%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $48,200
Making Student Loan Payments 70%
Median Student Loan Debt $25,000
Median Loan Payment $258

Diversity

USD
% Men 36%
% Women 64%
Racial Diversity Very Low
HBCU No
% White 85%
% Black 3%
% Hispanic 3%
% Native American 2%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 3%
% International 2%
% Unknown Race 0%

Students

USD
% In-State 63%
% Out-of-State 36%

Campus

USD
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility Yes
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/