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Dakota State University

Dakota State University

820 N Washington
Madison, SD 57042-1799
(605) 256-5111

Dakota State University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1881. Dakota State is in town of Madison, South Dakota. Dakota State is the the fifth oldest and the fifth biggest institution in the state of South Dakota. This school offers ten certificates, seven degrees at the associates level, 30 bachelors level degrees, five degrees at the masters level, and one degree at the doctoral level to students. In 2010, 3,058 students pursued degrees from the 42 programs at Dakota State. Dakota State offers subjects such as health information and liberal arts. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. This school is one of 12 public post-secondary institutions in South Dakota.

Admission

In 2010, 729 students applied to Dakota State. This school admitted around 89% of applicants or 656 students. 276 out of the 656 admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 729 students applied to Dakota State. This school admitted around 89% of applicants or 656 students. 276 out of the 656 admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 90%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 88%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 91%

Student Demographics

In 2010, 3,058 students were enrolled at Dakota State.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 3,058 students were enrolled at Dakota State.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1468
  • Total Enrolled Female: 1590
  • Undergraduate Male: 1294
  • Undergraduate Female: 1459
  • Graduate Male: 180
  • Graduate Female: 125

Faculty Demographics

Dakota State has 127 instructors. About 75% of faculty are full-time and 24% of instructors are part-time. 38% of instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

Dakota State has 127 instructors. About 75% of faculty are full-time and 24% of instructors are part-time. 38% of instructors are female.

  • Male: 78
  • Female: 49
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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