Top Rated South Dakota Private Colleges

The Best Private Colleges in South Dakota for 2021

These are the top ranked private four-year colleges in South Dakota. Leading the rankings for 2021 as the highest ranked private college in South Dakota is Augustana University. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


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Augustana University
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Sioux Falls, SD
Augustana University

Private 4 Year

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#1 Best Value in South Dakota

  • 2,133enrollment
  • $24,481net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1360SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA
University of Sioux Falls
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Sioux Falls, SD
 
University of Sioux Falls

Private 4 Year

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#2 Best Private Colleges in South Dakota

  • 1,615enrollment
  • $19,744net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1230SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.31*Avg GPA
Mount Marty College
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Yankton, SD
 
Mount Marty College

Private 4 Year

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#3 Best Private Colleges in South Dakota

  • 1,044enrollment
  • $19,704net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 810-1050SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA
Dakota Wesleyan University
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Mitchell, SD
 
Dakota Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

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#4 Best Private Colleges in South Dakota

  • 1,024enrollment
  • $21,891net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 890-1150SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.22*Avg GPA