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South Dakota State Student Population

Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 11,405
Undergraduate 9,976
Graduate 1,429
Men 5,097
Women 6,308

South Dakota State Student Population

There are 11,405 students including 9,976 undergraduate and 1,429 graduate students at South Dakota State University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 8,301 full-time and 3,104 part-time students with gender distribution of 5,097 male and 6,308 female students. South Dakota State University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 2,028 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

South Dakota State University has a total enrollment of 11,405 with a gender distribution of 44.69% male (5,097 students) and 55.31% female (6,308 students). There are 4,565 male and 5,411 female students in undergraduate school and 532 male and 897 female students are attending graduate school at South Dakota State University.
Student Population By Gender
South Dakota State University
TotalMenWomen
Total11,4055,0976,308
Undergraduate9,9764,5655,411
Graduate1,429532897
Full-time8,3013,9424,359
Part-time3,1041,1551,949
[Chart] South Dakota State University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

South Dakota State University has 8,301 full-time and 3,104 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 7,788 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 2,188 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 513 students are full-time and 916 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
South Dakota State University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total11,4058,3013,104
Undergraduate9,9767,7882,188
Graduate1,429513916
Men5,0973,9421,155
Women6,3084,3591,949
[Chart] South Dakota State University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At South Dakota State University, 2,028 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 6,659 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 11,405 students. In undergraduate schools, 8,044 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 643 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
South Dakota State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total11,4059,9761,429
Online Exclusively2,0281,654374
In Some Online Classes6,6596,390269
Not In Online Classes2,7181,932786
[Chart] South Dakota State University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at South Dakota State University. There are 123 American Indian/Native American, 9,663 White, 218 Black/African American, 140 Asian, 298 Hispanic, 5 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 149 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
South Dakota State University
TotalMenWomen
Total11,4055,0976,308
American Indian/Native American1234281
Asian1405387
Black/African American21812692
Hispanic298121177
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander541
White9,6634,2355,428
Two More249106143
Race Un-Known1034360
[Chart] South Dakota State UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution