Northern State University

1200 S Jay St
Aberdeen, SD 57401
(605) 626-3011
http://www.northern.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 2,625
  • Undergraduate population: 2,300
  • Student to faculty ratio: 17 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $11,887
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $17,294
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: unavailable

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 97%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $2,060
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 35%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,871
  • Students receiving federal aid: 36%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,964
  • Students receiving state aid: 46%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 68%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 915
  • Percent admitted: 92%
  • Percent admitted (men): 91%
  • Percent admitted (women): 93%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 2,927
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 39%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 61%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 42%
  • Graduation rate (men): 36%
  • Graduation rate (women): 47%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters