Dakota State University Comparison

Compare Dakota State with any three college sin the United States. Enter additional schools in the search box below for a side-by-side comparison of costs, admissions and post-graduation outcomes with Dakota State.

Add a college to compare up to four schools
Dakota State University comparison
Dakota State University College 2 College 3 College 4
Dakota State University
Remove +Add +Add +Add
Location Madison, SD
Setting Distant Town
Students 3,382
Type Public 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $7,541
Tuition (Out of State) $10,611
Room & Board $7,033
Avg Net Price $17,063
Avg Grant Aid $4,276
% Receiving Grant Aid 81%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 77.4%
Avg High School GPA 3.1
Admissions Standards Average
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 19/25
SAT Range 1005/1270
Application Deadline


Graduation Rate 34%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $42,200
Making Student Loan Payments 67%
Median Student Loan Debt $23,500
Median Loan Payment $242
Learn More Details

Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/