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Augustana University
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  • 4 Year
  • SIOUX FALLS, SD

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade A
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

About

2001 S SUMMIT AVE
SIOUX FALLS, SD 57197
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference
From Augustana University

Augustana University is a university located in the heart of the vibrant city of Sioux Falls. Students choose Augustana when they are seeking to be part of a welcoming community, be involved in campus life, and receive a world-class education from professors who know their names. Augustana remains affordable thanks to generous scholarships and aid for 100% of full-time admitted students.

Augustana University ranked second in the United States in 2021 for post-graduate employment using Department of Education College Scorecard Data according to Zippia.

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Augustana University Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
72%
SAT Range
1020-1300
ACT Range
22-28
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$26,795 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$24,606 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
91%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 23 responses
70%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 37 responses
57%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 37 responses

Majors

Multimedia Entrepreneurship at Augustana University

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It's time to get creative. Digital media skills are in high demand in the workforce - from shooting and editing video, to audio production, creative direction, and content creation. Augustana University's Multimedia Entrepreneurship program gives you the tools to make it all happen.

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    16%
  • On Campus
    84%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,626 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
89
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
19%
Varsity Athletes
26%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 32 responses
  • Friendly
    44%
  • Smart
    28%
  • Friendly, religious, and upstanding.
    13%
  • Determined
    9%
  • Clique-y
    3%
  • Stressed
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
94%
Poll
83%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 40 responses
Poll
63%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 51 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 31 responses
  • Friendly and welcoming
    35%
  • Small and secure
    35%
  • Home away from home
    10%
  • Faith can achieve any goal.
    6%
  • Driven
    3%
  • Hardworking
    3%
  • It's All About Money
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
71%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
94%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 16 responses

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