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Northern State University

Acceptance Rate 84 %
SAT Average 1,085
Tuition & Fees $11,821
($8,750)
Student Population 6,106
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,515

NSU Academic Overview

Northern State University (NSU) is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Aberdeen, South Dakota. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2020 tuition & fees of Northern State University is $8,750 for South Dakota residents and $11,821 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 6,106 students are enrolled into NSU. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 84% and the graduation rate is 48% last year.
The salary after graduation from Northern State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $37,300. You can check the average salary by major program at area of study page.

NSU 2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, Northern State University tuition and fees are $8,750 for South Dakota residents and $11,821 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $6,665 for in-state students and $11,814 for out-of-state students.
Northern State University 2020 Tuition & Fees
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$8,750$11,821
Graduate$6,665$11,814
[Chart] Northern State University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at NSU

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at NSU. The acceptance rate of NSU is 84% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 29%. The average graduation rate is 48% and the transfer-out rate is 31%. Total 6,106 students are attending NSU including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. The average received amount of financial aid is $5,515 and 36 students received grants of scholarship aid (0.70% of total undergraduate students). Total 6,106 students are attending NSU including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.
[Chart] Northern State University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Northern State University is 84 %.
Graduation Rate for Northern State University is 48 %
Transfer-out Rate for Northern State University is 31 %
Retention Rate for Northern State University is 75 %
Student Population for Northern State University is 6,106
Student to Faculty Rate for Northern State University is 21 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,515 at Northern State University.

Northern State University Directory Information

Directory Information - Northern State University
Address1200 S Jay St, Aberdeen, SD 57401-7198
Phone605-626-3011
WEBwww.northern.edu
Admissionwww.northern.edu/admissions
Online Applicationhttps://apply.sdbor.edu/login.cfm?inst=nsu
Financial Aidwww.northern.edu/admission-aid/costs-aid
Net Price Calculatorwww.northern.edu/net-price-calculator
Veterans Tuitionwww.northern.edu/veterans-and-active-military-education-benefits
Athleticwww.northern.edu/sites/default/files/srtkgradrate17.pdf
Disability Servicewww.northern.edu/campus-life/disability-services-nsu

Offered Degrees at Northern State University

NSU offers 68 major programs through online and on-site education where 12 programs are available through distance learning. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Programs at Northern State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate90
Associate's Degree73
Bachelor's Degree425
Post Bachelor's Degree20
Master's Degree84

Special Learning Opportunities

Northern 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 at Northern State University
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:853)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,324)

Veterans Benefits

Northern State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits at Northern State University
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