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Augustana University

Sioux Falls, SD, USA
4.36 Average Rating

Founded in 1860, Augustana University is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and a sister school of Augustana College. It is the largest private institution of higher learning in South Dakota with admissions rated as “selective.” During the January J-Term, students may pursue study abroad or internship opportunities. Augustana U also features the Civitas Honors program which includes a study abroad opportunity at the University of Glasgow in Scotland.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Evangelical Lutheran Church
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Small city
In-State Students
42%
Out-Of-State Students
50%
0
100
68%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 26
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1164
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,080
Total Number of Undergrads
1,749
Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
55%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
71%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$18,937
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$33,018
Out-of-State Tuition
$33,018
0
100
89%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$21,816
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
39%
61%
Student Organizations
112
Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Sioux Falls
Minneapolis
Denver
Omaha
Phoenix
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
98%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$43,700
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What Students Are Saying

4.36 Average Rating
It has a great theatre program. It has a great sense of community. I am certain this is the place for me.
Travis from Box Elder, SD
augustana college in sioux falls, south dakota is a rigorous school filled with motivated students from many different countries who like to have fun, just as much as the like to study. augustana has division ii sports, and is a haven for intramural sports. augustana is a great place to meet new people, experience new things, and start your path toward an amazing and rewarding career.
Sally from Sioux Falls, SD