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Tightest South Dakota Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

Next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) South Dakota colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Augustana University has the lowest acceptance rate as of 66.91% for academic year 2019-2020 in South Dakota. Next table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in South Dakota.
Tightest South Dakota Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Augustana University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSioux Falls, SD
66.91%2,2241,48843229.03%
2Dakota Wesleyan University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMitchell, SD
66.70%91661116527.00%
3Mount Marty College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsYankton, SD
71.61%47934312436.15%
4South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Public, 4 or more yearsRapid City, SD
76.60%1,5041,15246840.63%
5Dakota State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMadison, SD
77.40%97875742556.14%
6Black Hills State University
Public, 4 or more yearsSpearfish, SD
83.94%2,1291,78752129.16%
7Northern State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAberdeen, SD
84.46%1,4091,19034228.74%
8University of South Dakota
Public, 4 or more yearsVermillion, SD
86.38%4,4343,8301,32134.49%
9South Dakota State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBrookings, SD
90.04%5,8615,2772,12340.23%
10Presentation College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAberdeen, SD
90.19%3673317021.15%