Majors in Demand:​

  • Aviation Education

  • Biology

  • Biotechnology

  • Civil Engineering

  • Computer Science

  • Chemistry

  • Economics with Business Specialization

  • Entrepreneurial Studies

  • Electrical Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Psychology

  • Sociology

Good to know

South Dakota State University is a public land-grant research university in Brookings, South Dakota. Founded in 1881, it is the state's largest and most comprehensive university and the oldest continually-operating university in South Dakota. SDSU is consistently one of the lowest priced, nationally ranked universities, according to U.S. News and World Report’s National University Rankings.  South Dakota State offers over 180 programs at the Undergraduate (Bachelor’s), Master’s, and PhD level and has professional program in Pharmacy and Nursing.

Location

Brooking, South Dakota

Rural Setting

Personal Statement

Not required

Rankings

288

-

(National Universities)

(QS World Rankings)

Application Method(s)

CGPA

2.0

Enrollment

9,976

Acceptance Rate

89%

English Proficiency

As for the TOEFL/IELTS waiver – if a student has gotten a C or better on English Composition I  

61

Scholarships

SAT / ACT

Not Required

Fees

$20,863

Total

TOEFL iBT

5.5

$12,809 / $8,054

Tuition / Living

IELTS

90

Deadlines

DET

November 15

Representative

Spring

June 15

Fall

Study Plan

Mechanical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Computer

Science

Civil

Engineering

Business Economics (BS)

Business Economics (BA)

Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering

Psychology (BS) 

Psychology (BA)

Economics (BS)

Economics (BA)

Communication Studies (BS)

Communication Studies (BA)

updated: April 2022