US Colleges

Dakota Wesleyan University

Dakota Wesleyan University

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# BCR Rankings

1320

# National Rankings

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Carnegie Classification 2010: Baccalaureate Colleges–Diverse Fields
Town: Remote
Region: Plains
Address: 1200 W University Ave, Mitchell, Mitchell, 57301-4398, SD
www.dwu.edu
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Dakota Wesleyan University is a private school based in the Plains of the United States, in the state of South Dakota. School campus is located in a remote town of Mitchell at 1200 W University Ave. This school has total of 879 students and 47 full-time faculty members, which makes the student to faculty ratio 11.

Dakota Wesleyan University ‘s religious affiliation is United Methodist. The school’s retention rate is 77 and in order to apply for Dakota Wesleyan University SAT/ACT is required. Tuition fees for the 2014-15 school year were $23650.

3129

Number of students

1190

Full Time Undergraduates

  • Dakota State University has total of 3129 students, making it smaller than an average college
  • Student to faculty ratio is 18, which is higher than average
  • Retention rate in Dakota State University is 69, which is about average
  • 6 year graduation rate is 47, which is lower than average
  • Dakota State University has acceptance rate of 83, which is considered easy to get into
  • Tuition fees for In-State students are $18485, which are considered much lower than average

Tuition guarantee plan

Dual Credits

AP Credits

Study Abroad

Teacher Certification

Member of an Athletic Division

NCAA Member

ROTC

ROTC Army

ROTC Navy

ROTC Air Force

NAIA Member

NSCAA Member

Historically Black College

Students

Number of students studying part time0%
*Average Number of Part time students0%
Full time undergraduates age 25 and above0%
*Average % of time undergraduates age 25 and above0%
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*Average % of graduate students 0%

*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Faculty

18

Student to Faculty Ratio

15

*Average Student to Faculty Ratio

99

Full Time Faculty

1

Graduate Assistants Teaching

*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Endowment

4392

$ Endowment per Student

7432

$ Instruction per student

2003

$ Institutional Support per Student

1691

$ Academic support per Student

2279

$ Student Services per Student

1704

Public Service Expenses per Student

Applicants

781

Applicants Total

  • Applicants Men

  • Applicants Women

83%

Admitted Total

44%

Enrolled Full Time

SAT/ACT Scores

SAT/ACT Required

7%

Freshman submitting SAT Scores

92%

Freshman submitting ACT Scores

400

SAT Critical Reading 25th Percentile

620

SAT Critical Reading 75th Percentile

510

*Average SAT Critical Reading Score

440

SAT Math 25th Percentile

550

SAT Math 75th Percentile

495

*Average SAT Math Score

19

ACT Composite 25th Percentile

24

ACT Composite 75th Percentile

21.5

*Average ACT Composite Score

16

ACT Math 25th Percentile

23

ACT Math 75th Percentile

19.5

*Average ACT Math Score

18

ACT English 25th Percentile

25

ACT English 75th Percentile

21.5

*Average ACT English Score

*Average for this specific school

Tuition

18485

$ Total Price In State Students

20965

$ Total Price Out-of-State Students

  • Tuition and Fees

  • National Average Tuition and Fees

Degrees offered

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Business Management Marketing and Related Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Education

  • English Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Programs

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Parks Recreation Leisure and Fitness Studies

  • Visual and Performing Arts

After College

37400

$ Median earning for students working after 10 years of graduation

24933

$ Median Debt for graduates

79%

Students earning over 25K After 10 years of graduation

9.1%

Default Rate

Other Facts

Religion Affiliation

Calendar

Division

Football Conference

Basketball Conference

Baseball Conference

Cross Country Track Conference

Not applicable

Semester

NAIA

North Star Athletic Association

North Star Athletic Association

North Star Athletic Association

North Star Athletic Association