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Population Highlight
Total Enrollment 9,459
Undergraduate 7,103
Graduate 2,356
Men 3,438
Women 6,021

USD Student Population

There are 9,459 students including 7,103 undergraduate and 2,356 graduate students at University of South Dakota for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 6,065 full-time and 3,394 part-time students with gender distribution of 3,438 male and 6,021 female students. University of South Dakota is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 2,860 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

University of South Dakota has a total enrollment of 9,459 with a gender distribution of 36.35% male (3,438 students) and 63.65% female (6,021 students). There are 2,502 male and 4,601 female students in undergraduate school and 936 male and 1,420 female students are attending graduate school at University of South Dakota.
Student Population By Gender
University of South Dakota
TotalMenWomen
Total9,4593,4386,021
Undergraduate7,1032,5024,601
Graduate2,3569361,420
Full-time6,0652,3113,754
Part-time3,3941,1272,267
[Chart] University of South Dakota 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

University of South Dakota has 6,065 full-time and 3,394 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 4,741 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 2,362 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 1,324 students are full-time and 1,032 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
University of South Dakota
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total9,4596,0653,394
Undergraduate7,1034,7412,362
Graduate2,3561,3241,032
Men3,4382,3111,127
Women6,0213,7542,267
[Chart] University of South Dakota Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At University of South Dakota, 2,860 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 3,143 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 9,459 students. In undergraduate schools, 4,626 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 1,377 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
University of South Dakota
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total9,4597,1032,356
Online Exclusively2,8601,982878
In Some Online Classes3,1432,644499
Not In Online Classes3,4562,477979
[Chart] University of South Dakota Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at University of South Dakota. There are 146 American Indian/Native American, 7,793 White, 255 Black/African American, 141 Asian, 337 Hispanic, 5 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 200 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
University of South Dakota
TotalMenWomen
Total9,4593,4386,021
American Indian/Native American1464997
Asian1414893
Black/African American255133122
Hispanic337117220
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander532
White7,7932,7865,007
Two More331112219
Race Un-Known23488146
[Chart] University of South DakotaRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at University of South Dakota.
Age Distribution
University of South Dakota
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total9,4597,1032,356
Under 188828820
Age 18-192,2752,2750
Age 20-212,2602,21545
Age 22-241,675863812
Age 25-29973377596
Age 30-34500201299
Age 35-39356124232
Age 40-49378125253
Age 50-6415037113
Over 64936
Age Un-Known110
[Chart] University of South Dakota 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment