50-50 Profile: South Dakota State University

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South Dakota State University -Public

Brookings, South Dakota
12,600 (10,946 undergraduates)
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2016-17 Accepted: 91%
4 Year Graduation Rate: 29%
5 Year Graduation Rate: 49%
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FINANCES

Scholarships
Total Expenses In-State: $22,052
Total Expenses Out-of-State: $26,052
Average Net Price 15-16: $21,142
Freshman Non-Federal Loans: 16%
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75th PERCENTILE TEST SCORES

SAT RW: 630
SAT Math: 630
ACT: 26
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Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: 64% (Big Future)
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 49% (Big Future)
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 44% (College Data)
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 19.8% (College Data)
Average Freshman Non-Need Award: $1,791 (College Data)

Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: Yes
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Athletics

NCAA D1, The Summit League

South Dakota State University athletic teams

Reasons to consider South Dakota State University:

Van D. and Barbara B. Fishback Honors College
Water and Environmental Engineering Research Center
Geospatial Sciences Center of Excellence
Ethel Austin Martin Program in Human Nutrition
Agricultural Experiment Station
Functional Genomics Core Facility
South Dakota Water Resource Institute
Music Entrepreneurship Specialization

 

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