225 reviews
  1. Madison, SD
  2. 4 Year
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Dakota State University Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$14,166/ year
National
$15,431
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $11,029/ year
  • $30-48k
    $12,003/ year
  • $49-75k
    $15,435/ year
  • $76-110k
    $16,845/ year
  • $110k+
    $16,522/ year

Net price is the average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Sticker Price

In-State Tuition
$7,974/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$10,556/ year
Average Housing Costs
$6,060/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$2,779/ year
Books & Supplies
$1,000/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
77%
Average Loan Amount
$6,975/ year
National
$7,033

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
95%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$3,479/ year
National
$7,271
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    36%
  • State Grant Aid
    19%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    58%
  • Pell Grant
    35%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $4,291
  • State Grant Aid
    $954
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $1,590
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $3,839
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 33 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    55%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    18%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    9%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    9%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    9%

Overall Value

Value
B+
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
92%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.12 responses
Graduation Rate
41%
National
47%
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