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South Dakota Colleges

Costs of Attendance

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average cost of attendance (COA) of South Dakota Colleges is $26,584 for undergraduate schools and $26,071 for graduate schools. The following table and chart illustrate costs of attendance including tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs by degree offering and residence type.
Costs of Attendance (2020-2021)
South Dakota Colleges
Tuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
Undergraduate$9,418$13,389 $1,273$11,921$12,361
Graduate$8,185$12,876 $1,273$11,921$12,361
[CHART#1] Costs of Attendance for South Dakota Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of South Dakota Colleges is $9,418 for in-state students and $13,389 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)
South Dakota Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average$7,626$1,792 $11,655$1,734
Public Schools$7,626$1,792 $7,234$2,284
4 Years or High$7,626$1,792 $9,759$1,632
2-4 Years-- $3,698$3,197
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-- $17,550$793
4 Years or High-- $17,550$793
2-4 Years-- --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
[CHART#2] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees for South Dakota Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate tuition & fees of South Dakota Colleges is $8,185 for in-state students and $12,876 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Graduate Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)
South Dakota Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average Costs$6,869$1,316$11,776$1,100
Public Schools$6,869$1,316$10,875$1,171
Private Schools--$12,565$1,014
[CHART#3] Graduate Tuition & Fees for South Dakota Colleges

Room & Board, Other Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average On-campus living costs of South Dakota Colleges is $11,921 and off-campus living costs is $12,361. The following table and chart illustrate living costs and other expenses by school controls and levels.
Room & Board, Other Living Costs (2020-2021)
South Dakota Colleges
On-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
Average$7,753$4,168$8,456$3,905
Public Schools$7,371$4,333 $7,888$4,120
4 Years or High$7,847$4,427 $8,381$4,857
2-4 Years$5,703$4,003 $7,197$3,089
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools$8,442$3,871 $9,215$3,618
4 Years or High$8,442$3,871 $9,215$3,618
2-4 Years-- --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
[CHART#4] Room & Board, Other Living Costs for South Dakota Colleges

Tuition per Credit Hours

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate costs per credit hour of South Dakota Colleges is $219 for in-state students and $334 for out-of-state students. For graduate schools, the cost per credit hour is $339 for in-state students and $508 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate the average costs credit per hour by school controls and levels.
Tuition per Credit Hours (2020-2021)
South Dakota Colleges
UndergraduateGraduate
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Average$219$334 $339$508
Public Schools$219$276 $339$557
4 Years or High$255$352 $339$557
2-4 Years$169$169 --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-$411 -$465
4 Years or High-$411 -$465
2-4 Years-- --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
2-4 years and less than 2 years colleges do not offer graduate programs or not report its costs.
[CHART#5] Tuition per Credit Hours for South Dakota Colleges