South Dakota State University

The South Dakota State University is established in and located at Brookings, South Dakota 57007-1898. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 151 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The South Dakota State University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Town: Remote setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in South Dakota State University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice in more than 24 Subject areas as well as 112 specializations.

Contact Details

Administration Lane
Brookings, SD 57007-1898
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

South Dakota State University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 20
Graduate application fee
: $ 35

Admissions & Requirements

South Dakota State University Undergraduate application fees is $20 and Graduate application fees $35. Below table’s shows South Dakota 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 440 590
SAT Math 460 600
ACT Composite 20 25
ACT English 19 25
ACT Math 19 26

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $4,164 $3,549 $257
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $4,164 $3,549 $257
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $6,246 $3,549 $327
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $5,050 $2,839 $329
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $5,050 $2,839 $329
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $10,687 $2,839 $564

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $6,644 $6,246 $6,012 $5,822
On campus, other expenses $3,915 $3,826 $3,736 $3,672
Off campus (not with family), room and board $7,740 $7,580 $7,352 $7,206
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $4,491 $4,372 $4,268 $4,192
Off campus (with family), other expenses $4,131 $4,372 $4,268 $4,192


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Missouri Valley Conference
Basketball The Summit League
Baseball The Summit League
Cross Country/Track The Summit League

South Dakota State University Majors with degree levels

The South Dakota State University is up with semester based academics that offer 112 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 84 Majors
  • Master Degree : 40 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 14 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 11 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 2 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Natural Resources and Conservation

Architecture and Related Services

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services



Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

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

Transportation and Materials Moving

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about South Dakota 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 South Dakota State University College.