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University of South Dakota Academics

South Dakota Academic Statistics

Academics
grade B
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
59%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
78%
Part-Time Retention Rate
48%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$2,779
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
Data Not Available
100%
of students say they attend class. 27 responses

South Dakota Professors

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Female Professors
50%
Male Professors
50%
Average Professor Salary
$95,280
Poll
59%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions. 27 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    2%
  • Asian American
    6%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    84%

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What Students Say About Professors

Poll
81%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach. 59 responses
Poll
83%
of students say professors care about their students' success. 59 responses
Poll
85%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand. 59 responses
Poll
85%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed. 59 responses

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