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Dakota State University Stats, Info and Facts

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3,058 Students

84% Admitted

  • 3,307 full time
  • 1,831 part time
  • 728 men full time
  • 499 women full time
  • 711 applied
  • 651 admitted
  • 319 enrolled

2,962 Undergraduates

$6,984 Tuition/Year

  • 305 Graduates
  • 1,122 Non-Degree
  • $6,984 in state
  • $1,943 fees
  • $6,873 room & board
  • $1,200 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Plains Town, distant from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Chad
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  • attending dsu this past year has been a great experience for me. the campus is not too big that you get lost and you're not just another number as on…

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  • Anastasia from Glendale, AZ
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  • DSU is full of caring students and staff members who are willing to help anyone who needs it. Everyone cares about your college experience and wants to make it worth…

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Dakota State University
  • Located in Madison, SD
  • Public
  • 3,058 students enrolled
  • 84% admitted
  • $6,984 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Chasity from Parkston, SD
  • I am a current student here

    I love being here. Not only because of the schooling, but also because of the people and environment. It's so easy to make friends and before long these friends turn into a big family. There's always someone to talk to and something to do. There's something for everyone to get involved in and enjoy.

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  • 4
  • Cera from Sioux Falls, SD
  • I am a current student here

    DSU has somewhat of a small town mentality. It does not take long to get to know students or staff on campus, it's one of those schools where you pretty much recognize everyone either by name or face. I love that I get to know my professors and they in turn are able to get to know me by name. The staff and students on campus have great relationships that keep DSU a close knit community.

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