Black Hills State University

The Black Hills State University is established in and located at Spearfish, South Dakota 57799-9500. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 53 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Black Hills State University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Town: Distant setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Black Hills State University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Master’s degree, Master’s degree in more than 18 Subject areas as well as 53 specializations.

Contact Details

1200 University St
Spearfish, SD 57799-9500
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

Black Hills State University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Master’s degree
Master’s degree
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 20
Graduate application fee
: $ 35

Admissions & Requirements

Black Hills State University Undergraduate application fees is $20 and Graduate application fees $35. Below table’s shows Black Hills State University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 423 635
SAT Math 430 594
SAT Writing 408 510
ACT Composite 19 23
ACT English 17 23
ACT Math 17 23

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $3,993 $3,846 $254
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $3,993 $3,846 $254
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $5,993 $3,846 $321
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $7,201 $329
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $7,201 $329
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $7,201 $548

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $5,945 $5,641 $6,603 $5,729
On campus, other expenses $3,200 $3,100 $3,000 $3,000
Off campus (not with family), room and board $6,712 $6,380
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $3,200 $3,100
Off campus (with family), other expenses $3,200 $3,100


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference
Basketball Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference
Baseball Not applicable
Cross Country/Track Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference

Black Hills State University Majors with degree levels

The Black Hills State University is up with semester based academics that offer 53 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 42 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 6 Majors
  • Master Degree : 5 Majors

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs


Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Physical Sciences


Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Construction Trades

Visual and Performing Arts

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Black Hills State University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Black Hills State University College.