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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Value
    grade A
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade A minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  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 comprehensive university located in the heart of Sioux Falls. With 100 majors, minors, and pre-professional programs for undergraduates, the University is committed to enriching lives and fostering development by combining a foundation in the liberal arts with professional skill and advanced study.

Our mission: Inspired by Lutheran scholarly tradition and the liberal arts, Augustana provides an education of enduring worth that challenges the intellect, fosters integrity and integrates faith with learning and service in a diverse world.

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Augustana University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
67%
SAT Range
1090-1360
ACT Range
23-29
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$24,481 / 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
$22,281 / 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
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 20 responses
62%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 29 responses
52%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 29 responses

Majors

Biology at Augustana University

Whether you're interested in going to medical school, doing research with some of the world's best equipment, or using your critical thinking skills in any variety of ways, studying biology challenges students to dig deep into the understanding of living things. If you want a hands-on opportunity, this is it.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • All
    0%
  • None
    100%
  • Some
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,727 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
91
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
20%
Varsity Athletes
24%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 24 responses
  • Smart
    38%
  • Friendly
    33%
  • Friendly, religious, and upstanding.
    13%
  • Determined
    8%
  • Clique-y
    4%
  • Stressed
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
97%
Poll
81%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 32 responses
Poll
63%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 43 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 23 responses
  • Friendly and welcoming
    39%
  • Small and secure
    35%
  • Faith can achieve any goal.
    9%
  • Home away from home
    9%
  • Hardworking
    4%
  • It's All About Money
    4%

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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%
93%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 14 responses

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