The school is a non selective selective school. The institution receives roughly 5,900 applications annually. With regards to the acceptance rate, it tends to be around 90 percent which is equal about 5,300 students being accepted to the school. Around 40 % of the 5,300 applicants who received the acceptance letter from South Dakota State University made the decision to enroll. The institution tends to have 44 percent of the applicants who applied are men compared to 55 percent who are women. When the year begins, about 52 percent of those accepted females decided to study at South Dakota State University and 47 percent were men. South Dakota State University’s undergraduate application fee is $20. To submit your application to South Dakota State University, you are required to have these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, Secondary school rank, and a Secondary school record. Students are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to South Dakota State University when applying. Usually, an ACT score of 19 - 26 or a 1,050 - 1,260 SAT score is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual credit.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
5,861
Male 2,632
Female 3,229

 

Acceptance
5,280
Male 2,342
Female 2,938

 

Enrollment Total
2,123
Male 1,007
Female 1,116


Acceptance Rate
90.1%
Male
89%
Female
91%

 

Yield
40.2%
Male
43%
Female
38%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$20


Graduate

$35



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



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