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University of South Dakota

United States of America

1329th US-News World Ranking

The University of South Dakota (or informally USD or the U) is a public research university located in the small town community of Vermillion, South Dakota. It's been called "elegant,""eye-catching" and "naturally beautiful" with a "striking combination of old and new structures." Most of all, it's called "home" by the students, faculty and staff.

It offers 205 undergraduate and 73 graduate programs, with nursing, business, health sciences and elementary education among the most popular choices. It is a home to more than 9000 students and the student-faculty ratio at University of South Dakota is 18:1. The most popular majors at University of South Dakota include: Health Professions and Related Programs; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Education; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Psychology. The programs are explored in 8 Schools & Colleges (College of Arts & Sciences, Beacom School of Business, School Of Education, College of Fine Arts, School of Health Sciences, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Law and Graduate School).

The Office of Financial Aid works with students and parents to explore the many resources available to help make your college education even more affordable. The primary goal of the financial aid professional is to help students achieve their educational goals through financial support and resources.

USD embeds diversity and inclusiveness throughout every dimension and sector of the University. This inclusive excellence creates a welcoming community engaged in diversity. It provides an environment that prepares all students for living and working in a diverse society. International students excel in the classroom while adding to the vibrant global community.

 

University of South Dakota Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2.8
GPA
30
IB
65
Percentage
88%
Acceptance Rate

Cost

Fees

Bachelors: $12,807

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Undergraduate: Fall- July 1, Spring- November 15

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program.

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

University of South Dakota Rankings

Global

1329
US News
801 -1000
Times Higher Education
844
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
263
US News
141
Times Higher Education
515
Forbes
No data available. Coming soon!

University Stats

University Stats
10066

Students

University Stats
7590

Undergraduates

University Stats
2496

Postgraduate

University Stats
437

Faculty Strength

University Stats
16

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
88
%

Acceptance Rate

University Stats
$
12807

Tuition Fees

University Stats
$
18031

Living Cost

University Stats
$
1200

Other Fees

University Stats
2.8

Avg. GPA

University Stats
30

Avg. IB

University Stats
65
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in USD

Reach Out

414 E. Clark Street,United States of America

admiss@usd.edu

(605) 677-5434

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