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Northern State University

Aberdeen, South Dakota4-yearPublic
Public school in South Dakota with 2,800 total undergraduate students

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Admissions

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Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
80%
Women
81%

Men
78%

Total number of applicants
1,224
Women: 61%
Men: 39%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
34%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$17,995
Out-of-state
$21,097

Average net cost after aid

Income
Average net cost
$0–30,000
$12,686

$30,001–48,000
$15,992

$48,001–75,000
$17,487

$75,001–110,000
$18,741

Over $110,000
$18,269

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
No

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Required

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
Policies change during COVID-19; please confirm by looking at this school's website.

Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 5%
ACT: 80%

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
337
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
57%
Enrolled men:
43%
6-year graduation rate
52%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
75%

Student diversity

Very low diversity
International students
6%

Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students

Asian and Pacific Islander: 1%
Black: 2%
Hispanic: 3%
Native American: 2%
Other: 4%
White: 88%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
21:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference

D1 Basketball
No

Basketball conference
Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference

Location

1200 S Jay St
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Campus Setting
Rural

Region
Plains

Campus culture

Religious Affiliation
None

HBCU
No

Contact information

(605) 626-3011
1200 S Jay St
Aberdeen, SD 57401
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