Northern State University

The Northern State University is established in and located at Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401-7198. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 61 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Northern State University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Town: Remote setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Northern State University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Master’s degree, Master’s degree in more than 16 Subject areas as well as 53 specializations.

Contact Details

1200 S Jay St
Aberdeen, SD 57401-7198
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

Northern 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
: $ 20

Admissions & Requirements

Northern State University Undergraduate application fees is $20 and Graduate application fees $20. Below table’s shows Northern 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 Math 370 580
SAT Writing 420 540
ACT Composite 19 25
ACT English 18 24
ACT Math 18 25

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $3,993 $3,570 $252
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $3,993 $3,570 $252
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $5,992 $3,570 $319
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $4,844 $2,856 $321
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $4,844 $2,856 $321
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $10,255 $2,856 $546

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $6,458 $6,147 $6,059 $5,951
On campus, other expenses $3,700 $3,600 $3,500 $3,400
Off campus (not with family), room and board $6,550 $5,750 $5,650 $5,550
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $3,700 $3,600 $3,500 $3,400
Off campus (with family), other expenses $3,700 $3,600 $3,500 $3,400


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference
Basketball Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference
Baseball Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference
Cross Country/Track Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference

Northern State University Majors with degree levels

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

  • Bachelor Degree : 39 Majors
  • Master Degree : 10 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 7 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 5 Majors

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


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

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Physical Sciences


Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Northern 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 Northern State University College.