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Location Spearfish, SD
Setting Remote Town
Students 4,035
Type Public 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $9,009
Tuition (Out of State) $12,155
Room & Board $7,142
Avg Net Price $15,861
Avg Grant Aid $4,570
% Receiving Grant Aid 71%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 83.9%
Avg High School GPA 3.22
Admissions Standards Easy
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 18/24
SAT Range 970/1170
Application Deadline


Graduation Rate 28%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $38,800
Making Student Loan Payments 62%
Median Student Loan Debt $25,478
Median Loan Payment $263
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard