South Dakota Best Colleges

Check out the best colleges in South Dakota and estimate chance to get it.

South Dakota State University is ranked top in the South Dakota Best Colleges ranking for academic year 2018-2019. Black Hills State University and University of South Dakota are ranked second and third places.
The average SAT average score of the 6 South Dakota Best Colleges is 1,104 and ACT average scores is 65. The average acceptance rate of the schools is 88% and the average graduation rate is 46%. The average tuition & fees are $8,866 for in-state students and $13,055 for out-of-state students at the 6 South Dakota Best Colleges.
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RankNameTest ScoresAcceptance RateTuitionStudent PopulationGraduation Rate
1South Dakota State University (86.2)Public,4 yearsBrookings, South Dakota 1,135 (SAT)
67 (ACT)
92% $8,764 (in-state)
$12,128(out-of-state)
12,516 55%
2Black Hills State University (85.2)Public,4 yearsSpearfish, South Dakota 1,069 (SAT)
61 (ACT)
88% $8,733 (in-state)
$11,778(out-of-state)
4,178 35%
3University of South Dakota (84.6)Public,4 yearsVermillion, South Dakota 1,145 (SAT)
65 (ACT)
86% $9,061 (in-state)
$12,425(out-of-state)
10,261 55%
4Northern State University (84.5)Public,4 yearsAberdeen, South Dakota 1,065 (SAT)
62 (ACT)
88% $8,497 (in-state)
$11,470(out-of-state)
3,611 45%
5University of Sioux Falls (84.4)Private,4 yearsSioux Falls, South Dakota 1,120 (SAT)
65 (ACT)
91% $18,280 1,453 49%
6Dakota State University (84.3)Public,4 yearsMadison, South Dakota 1,090 (SAT)
67 (ACT)
83% $9,276 (in-state)
$12,249(out-of-state)
3,307 36%
Average1,104 (SAT)
65 (ACT)
88% $8,866 (in-state)
$13,055(out-of-state)
5,88845.83%