2022 Average Graduate Tuition in South Dakota

For academic year 2021-2022, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $7,022 for South Dakota residents and $11,885 for out-of-state students over 194 graduate schools in South Dakota. Augustana University has the highest graduate tuition & fees ($36,696) and South Dakota School of Mines and Technology has the second highest costs ($36,696) in South Dakota.
The average cost per credit hour, for part-time students and/or overloaded credits, is $293 for South Dakota residents and $463 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the 2022 average graduate school tuition & fees for South Dakota graduate schools.
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees in South Dakota (2021-2022)
Tuition & Fees
South Dakota residents$7,022
Out-of-State$11,885
Cost per Credit Hour
South Dakota residents$293
Out-of-State$463

South Dakota Graduate School Tuition & Fees Changes from 2013 to 2022

The tuition & fees of South Dakota graduate schools have increased 11.10% ($1,299) from $11,703(2013) to $13,002 (2022). Next table shows the changes of South Dakota graduate school tuition & fees for last 10 years.
South Dakota Graduate School Tuition Changes from 2013 to 2022
YearSouth Dakota Residents In-State Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesSouth Dakota Residents Cost per Credit HourOut-of-State Tuition & Fees
2011$6,659$9,803$251$368
2012$7,414$11,648$289$416
2013$7,891$11,703$271$421
2014$8,413$11,807$286$441
2015$8,413$12,101$285$446
2016$8,413$10,340$294$434
2017$7,828$12,183$331$463
2018$8,098$12,999$339$499
2019$7,398$12,059$348$508
2020$8,171$12,257$358$504
2021$8,185$12,286$344$503
2022$8,468$13,002$366$519
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