Graduate Programs at South Dakota Best Colleges

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Graduate Programs Comparison at 8 South Dakota Best Colleges

The next table lists the 8 best Graduate Programs at South Dakota Best Colleges out of 8 schools. The average graduate tuition & fees of the schools is $15,357 for academic year 2021-2022. The average graduate student population is 703 and the schools offer 97 major programs (programs for master and doctorate) in average.
Graduate Programs at South Dakota Best Colleges Comparison
Rank*NameGraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate StudentsNumber of Graduate ProgramsNumber of Online Graduate ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 South Dakota State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsBrookings, SD $16,917
($9,384 Residents)
1,429 217 programs - 17 to 1
2 Augustana UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSioux Falls, SD $36,696 284 63 programs 2 programs 12 to 1
3 University of South DakotaPublic, 4 yearsVermillion, SD $12,768
($7,118 Residents)
2,356 170 programs 9 programs 15 to 1
4 Black Hills State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsSpearfish, SD $15,849
($8,916 Residents)
195 89 programs 11 programs 16 to 1
5 Northern State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsAberdeen, SD $11,936
($6,736 Residents)
463 66 programs 18 programs 18 to 1
6 University of Sioux FallsPrivate, 4 yearsSioux Falls, SD $7,110 274 64 programs 3 programs 17 to 1
7 Dakota State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsMadison, SD $11,931
($6,731 Residents)
446 57 programs 41 programs 18 to 1
8 Mount Marty UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsYankton, SD $9,650 180 52 programs 2 programs 12 to 1
Average$10,714 Residents
$15,357 Out-of-State
703 97 programs12 programs 15.63 to 1
*The rank in South Dakota Ranking. Schools for discontinuous number do not have graduate programs.
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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