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Undergraduate
(in-state)
$12,151
($7,572)
Graduate
(in-state)
$12,257
($7,394)
Books & Supplies $1,244
On-Campus Living Costs $11,790
Off-Campus Living Costs $11,555

Average Costs of Attendance at South Dakota Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $25,185 when a student lives on campus and $24,950 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $7,572 for South Dakota residents and $12,151 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $7,394 for South Dakota residents and $12,257 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $11,790 when a student lives on campus and $11,555 when living off campus in average.
2019-2020 Average Cost of Attendance
South Dakota Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$20,606 (In-State)
$25,185 (Out-of-State)
$20,371 (In-State)
$24,950 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$7,572 (In-State)
$12,151 (Out-of-State)
$7,572 (In-State)
$12,151 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,244$1,244
Living Costs$11,790$11,555
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - South Dakota Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of South Dakota colleges and universities is $7,572 for in-state students and $12,151 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 2.08% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
South Dakota Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$6,973$7,156 $7,327$7,572
Out-Of-State$11,830$12,375 $11,903$12,151
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - South Dakota Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate tuition & fees of South Dakota colleges and universities is $7,394 for in-state students and $12,257 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are increased by 1.64% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
South Dakota Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$6,915$7,114 $6,631$7,394
Out-Of-State$12,183$12,999 $12,059$12,257
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - South Dakota Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average books & supplies costs of South Dakota colleges and universities is $1,244. The books & supplies costs are increased by 0.25% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Books & Supplies Costs
South Dakota Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
Books & Supplies$1,264$1,280 $1,241$1,244
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - South Dakota Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average living costs of South Dakota colleges and universities is $11,790 when a student lives on campus and $11,555 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 4.12% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 3.18% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Living Costs
South Dakota Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
On-Campus$11,296$11,397 $11,323$11,790
Off-Campus$11,123$11,098 $11,200$11,555
[Chart] Living Costs - South Dakota Colleges