The Best Colleges with High Acceptance Rates in South Dakota

Top Colleges that are Easy to Get Into

Getting into a good college doesn't need to be difficult. There are many colleges that are highly rated yet accept most students who apply. These four-year colleges all have acceptance rates over 75%. You will have an easy time getting accepted if your GPA, SAT and ACT scores meet their admission criteria. These are colleges ranked by using the methodology for the CollegeSimply.com Best Colleges rankings.

See also, popular colleges with high acceptance rates and the highest acceptance rate colleges in South Dakota.


7 results

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
S
Rapid City, SD
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

86% Acceptance Rate

#1 Best Public Universities in South Dakota

  • 2,475enrollment
  • $19,799net price
  • 1155-1355SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA

South Dakota State University
S
Brookings, SD
South Dakota State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

89% Acceptance Rate

#3 Best Colleges in South Dakota

  • 11,405enrollment
  • $17,894net price
  • 1000-1300SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

University of South Dakota
S
Vermillion, SD
University of South Dakota

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

91% Acceptance Rate

#3 Best Public Universities in South Dakota

  • 9,459enrollment
  • $18,480net price
  • 1000-1245SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA

Northern State University
N
Aberdeen, SD
 
Northern State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

79% Acceptance Rate

#4 Best Public Universities in South Dakota

  • 3,431enrollment
  • $16,404net price
  • 990-1140SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

Dakota State University
D
Madison, SD
Dakota State University

Public 4 Year

7 reviews

84% Acceptance Rate

#5 Best Public Universities in South Dakota

  • 3,186enrollment
  • $17,861net price
  • 1010-1190SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

Mount Marty College
M
Yankton, SD
 
Mount Marty College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

78% Acceptance Rate

#2 Best Private Colleges in South Dakota

  • 1,167enrollment
  • $18,924net price
  • -SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.19Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Black Hills State University
B
Spearfish, SD
 
Black Hills State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

97% Acceptance Rate

#6 Best Public Universities in South Dakota

  • 3,608enrollment
  • $16,706net price
  • 1038-1203SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.22Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1