Acceptance Rate 83.36%
Yield (Enrollment Ratio) 33.93%
The average acceptance rate is 83.36% at South Dakota colleges and universities where total 22,230 students have applied and 18,530 have been accepted. The average undergraduate application fees is $34.00 and the graduate application fees is $39.60. Next table presents the general admission information for applying to South Dakota colleges.
|Open Admission Policy||15 out of 31 schools|
|Average Undergraduate Application Fees||$ 34.00|
|Average Graduate Application Fees||$ 39.60|
|Average Acceptance Rate||83.36%|
|Average Yield (Enrollment Rate)||33.93%|
|Average Test Scores||1,108 SAT / 66 ACT|
For South Dakota college, 506 students (13.27% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 5,679 students (86.00%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,219 and 25th percentile score is 998. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 76 and 25th percentile score is 57. Next table shows the detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at South Dakota colleges and universities.
|25th Percentile||75th Percentile|
|Evidence-Based Reading and Writing||492.55||608.45|
In South Dakota State, 17 schools use semester calendar systems and 5 schools are based on quarter system. Next table lists the number of schools with their calendar systems.
|Semester||17 out of 31 schools|
|Quarter||5 out of 31 schools|
|Trimester||0 out of 31 schools|
|Four-one-four plan||3 out of 31 schools|
|Other academic year||2 out of 31 schools|
|Differs by program||2 out of 31 schools|
|Continuous||2 out of 31 schools|
Next table describes credits that South Dakota colleges and universities are accepting for their students
10 South Dakota schools require High School GPA and 10 schools require High School Record (or Transcript). The test scores such as SAT and ACT are required by 10 South Dakota colleges. Next table summarizes the application requirements for applying to South Dakota colleges.
|High School GPA||10||0|
|High School Rank||5||2|
|High School Record (or Transcript)||10||0|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||4||3|
|Formal Demonstration of Competencies||0||0|
|Admission Test Scores||10||0|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)||0||0|
- Which colleges offer Doctorate Degree (professional practice) in South Dakota?
- Which colleges offer Graduate distance education (online) courses in South Dakota?
- Which colleges offer ROTC Air Force programs in South Dakota?
- Which colleges offer Two but Less than 4 years certificate program in South Dakota?
- Which colleges accept credit for life experiences in South Dakota?
- Which colleges are 4 years or High in South Dakota?
- Which colleges require First-time students to live on campus in South Dakota?
- Which colleges offer meal (board) plans in South Dakota?
- How many colleges require the high school record in South Dakota?
- How many colleges require recommendations in South Dakota?