Dickinson State University

Acceptance Rate 100 %
SAT Average 1,070
Tuition & Fees $9,942
Student Population 1,392
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,815

Academic Overview

Dickinson State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Dickinson, North Dakota. It is a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $8,122 for North Dakota residents and $9,942 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,392 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 100% and the graduation rate is 41% last year.
The salary after graduation from Dickinson State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $49,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Dickinson State University are $8,122 for North Dakota residents and $9,942 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $6,052 for in-state students and $6,052 for out-of-state students.
Dickinson State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at DSU. The acceptance rate of DSU is 100% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 54%. The average graduation rate is 41% and the transfer-out rate is 32%. The average received amount of financial aid is $4,815 and 54% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,392 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Dickinson State University is 100 %.
Graduation Rate for Dickinson State University is 41 %
Transfer-out Rate for Dickinson State University is 32 %
Retention Rate for Dickinson State University is 71 %
Student Population for Dickinson State University is 1,392
Student to Faculty Rate for Dickinson State University is 10 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,815 at Dickinson State University.

Offered Degrees

DSU offers 52 major programs through online and on-site education where 29 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate33
One but less than two years certificate10
Associate's Degree42
Bachelor's Degree4323
Master's Degree11

Special Learning Opportunities

Dickinson State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:265)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,998)

Veterans Benefits

Dickinson State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges