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Northern State University


Overview

Student Population
3,587
 Location Aberdeen, South Dakota
 Online northern.edu 
School Type Public 4 Year
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Aberdeen, South Dakota, Northern State University is a small four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 1,010 prospective students applied, and 822 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 319 enrolled in the school.  1,443 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,144 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,191 plus fees of $1,089. NSU is ranked 1127 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Easy
Test Scores
SAT ACT GPA
SAT950/1130
ACT17/24
GPA3.14
Applications Accepted
81.4%
Applications DueSep 1, 2019
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Cost to Attend

South Dakota Resident Tuition
$7,191
In State Costs for Northern State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,089
Room and Board $7,844
Budget for Other Expenses$4,000
Total One Year Cost$21,324
Out of State Tuition
$10,121
Out of State Costs for Northern State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,089
Room and Board $7,844
Budget for Other Expenses$4,000
Total One Year Cost$24,254

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$37,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
42% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Northern State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 35%
Education 20%
Social Sciences 13%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 6%
Biology 4%

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