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Dakota State University

Madison, SD 4-Year Public http://www.dsu.edu/

Dakota State University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

77%

How hard is it to get into Dakota State University ? Dakota State University is a somewhat selective institution. The Dakota State University acceptance rate is 77%. This means that the institution accepts 77 out of every 100 applicants.

Dakota State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Dakota State University is unknown.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Dakota State University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

19 - 25

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

25 and Above

Good

19 to 25

Avg

19 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Dakota State University is 23. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into Dakota State University . Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Dakota State University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1010 - 1260

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Math SAT Range

505 - 630

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Reading SAT Range

500 - 640

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1260 and Above

Good

1010 to 1260

Avg

1010 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Dakota State University students is 23. Applicants with SAT scores of 25 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Dakota State University , while applicants with SAT scores between 19 to 25 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 19 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Dakota State University .

Dakota State University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.66

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Dakota State University , the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.66. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,268

Campus Settings

Rural

Acceptance Rate

77%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,536

Out-of-State

$12,606

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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