South Dakota Average Net Price Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in South Dakota by Average Net Price for 2022

Cheapest Colleges in South Dakota by Average Net Price

The lowest net price colleges in South Dakota are ranked by the average net price paid. Net price is the average cost paid as determined by tuition minus scholarship and grant financial aid and grant financial aid and may be a more accurate estimation of real life costs than published tuition. Discount from list price represents the effective percent discount from published costs that students averaged. Please note that net price varies on a student by student basis based on finanical situation and no financial aid is guaranteed. Oglala Lakota College leads the list with a $2,068 average annual net price paid in 2014-2015.

Net price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2019/2020 academic year.

South Dakota's Cheapest Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Oglala Lakota College

Kyle, Public Not For Profit

$2,068 81%
#2 National American University Ellsworth AFB Extension

Ellsworth AFB, Private For Profit

$6,675 55%
#3 Sinte Gleska University

Mission, Private Not For Profit

$9,010 36%
#4 Northern State University

Aberdeen, Public Not For Profit

$16,404 13%
#5 Black Hills State University

Spearfish, Public Not For Profit

$16,706 2%
#6 Dakota State University

Madison, Public Not For Profit

$17,861 0%
#7 South Dakota State University

Brookings, Public Not For Profit

$17,894 3%
#8 National American University Rapid City

Rapid City, Private For Profit

$17,961 24%
#9 Globe University Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls, Private For Profit

$18,351 11%
#10 University of South Dakota

Vermillion, Public Not For Profit

$18,480 2%
#11 Mount Marty College

Yankton, Private Not For Profit

$18,924 51%
#12 Dakota Wesleyan University

Mitchell, Private Not For Profit

$19,377 49%
#13 South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

Rapid City, Public Not For Profit

$19,799 6%
#14 University of Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls, Private Not For Profit

$21,824 23%
#15 Presentation College

Aberdeen, Private Not For Profit

$22,159 32%
#16 Augustana University

Sioux Falls, Private Not For Profit

$24,322 47%