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University of South Dakota admissions for Fall 2018 recorded an admit rate of 87%. Around 14% of the admitted students were in the top 10 of their high school class. Admissions are offered during Fall and Spring semesters. Applications are accepted from international students for various undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs.
The average SAT scores of admitted students was 1110 and ACT was 23. No Early Action admissions are offered at the University of South Dakota. Application fee varies for both UG and PG courses. Furthermore, deadlines, admission process and decision intimation also vary for each course and session.
|Application Portal||UG: University of South Dakota Application/ Printable Application Form|
PG: Graduate Admissions Application
|Application Fee||UG: 20 USD|
PG: 35 USD
|Mode of Payment||Credit Card|
|SAT Score (middle 50%)||Math: 500 - 600|
EBRW: 500 - 610
|ACT Score (middle 50%)||21 - 28|
|International Application Deadlines||UG/PG: Varies|
|Interview||Required for admission to the MBA program|
University of South Dakota admissions accept applications for Fall and Spring sessions. The application submission deadlines for international students are tabulated below:
|Fall||July 1, 2019|
|Spring||November 15, 2018|
|MBA Applications||Four weeks before classes commence|
|MS Biomedical Engineering Applications||March 1, 2019|
|MS Computer Science Applications||Six weeks before classes commence|
|Master of Public Health Applications||June 15, 2019|
There are some additional requirements for international students, seeking admission at the University of South Dakota. Read through these requirements before filling and submitting the application form:
International students must ensure that they submit the following documents before along with the application:
International students must demonstrate English language proficiency by providing scores of any one of the following tests given below, to be eligible for admission at the University of South Dakota:
|Test Name||Score Required|
More than 205 UG programs are offered by the University of South Dakota. Applicants can apply through either online mode or offline mode. The application fee is uniform across all UG courses.
Application Portal: University of South Dakota Application or Printable Application Form
Application Fee: 20 USD
Academic Requirements for International Students: Applicants must submit either ACT or SAT score along with the application. These scores are valid for a period of 5 years. The average scores accepted for the recent 2018 admissions are as follows:
|Test Name||Average Scores||25th Percentile||75th Percentile|
Note: In order to secure admission at the university, it is recommended for students to score above or around 1210 in SAT and 28 in the ACT.
Supporting Documents: Official transcripts, test scores, financial statement and copy of passport.
International Transfer Students Admissions: The admission process for international transfer students is similar to the process of undergraduate admissions. Application requirements, fee, deadlines and test scores are also common.
The University of South Dakota offers admissions under 75 graduate programs to prospective applicants. Students can apply via the Graduate Admissions Application portal, for all graduate and doctoral courses. The application fee is also common for all courses.
|Course||Application Portal||Application Deadline||Application Fee||Academic Requirements||Minimum English Language Proficiency|
|MBA||Graduate Admissions Application||Four weeks before classes begin||35 USD||Minimum requirement: 2.7 GPA, GMAT||TOEFL (IBT): 79|
TOEFL (PBT): 550
|MS Biomedical Engineering||Graduate Admissions Application||March 1, 2019||35 USD||GRE/MAT||TOEFL (IBT): 79|
TOEFL (PBT): 550
|MS Computer Science||Graduate Admissions Application||Six weeks before classes begin||35 USD||GRE||TOEFL (IBT): 79|
TOEFL (PBT): 550
|Master of Public Health (MPH)||Graduate Admissions Application||June 15, 2019||35 USD||GRE||TOEFL (IBT): 79|
TOEFL (PBT): 550
Supporting Documents: Statement of purpose, official transcripts, resume/CV, LORs, professional statements, and writing samples.
Note: Including work/professional experience for courses like MBA and MPH.
University of South Dakota Admissions for 2018, saw a total enrollment of 3,865. Admissions are offered based on an applicant’s academic background, outside the class learning and timely application submission along with the required documents. University of South Dakota also lays emphasis on an applicant’s non-academic achievements and learning while scrutinizing applications.
The admission decisions are released as soon as the application is reviewed. Overall, the acceptance at the university has been very high, on the basis of test scores for 2018 admissions.