Dickinson State University

Dickinson, North Dakota

Dickinson State University Overview

Student population

Address291 Campus Drive
Dickinson, ND
School Websitewww.dickinsonstate.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Remote

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Dickinson State University is a small public, 4-year college based in Dickinson, North Dakota that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 530 students applied to Dickinson State University. Of those students, 352 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Dickinson State University was $5,558, in addition to fees of $1,210. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Dickinson State University.

Dickinson State University has a 32% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Dickinson State University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Dickinson State University acceptance rate is 66%. To put this into perspective, 352 of the 530 students who applied to Dickinson State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Dickinson State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Dickinson State University had an SAT score between the range of 450 and 503. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Dickinson State University was between 18 and 23 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Dickinson State University as part of their application.

Dickinson State University Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Dickinson State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $5,558. Combined with fees of $1,210, room and board costs of $7,298, other expenses of $3,566 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $9,546 in tuition.

Students at Dickinson State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Dickinson State University was $4,857 last year, with 27% of students being awarded federal aid.

Dickinson State University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Dickinson State University.

Dickinson State University has a good gender split, with 60% of undergraduates being female and 40% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are North Dakota residents; in fact, 63% of all students reside in North Dakota. However, 34% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Dickinson State University is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Dickinson State University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
EDUCATION
AGRICULTURAL/ANIMAL/PLANT/VETERINARY SCIENCE AND RELATED FIELDS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES

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