7 Best colleges for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in South Dakota

Below is the list of best universities in South Dakota ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 47.4K citations received by 2.92K academic papers made by 7 universities in South Dakota was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#1 in South Dakota
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1123
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
92%

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#2 in South Dakota
Acceptance Rate
89%
Average SAT
1150
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
95%

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#3 in South Dakota
Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1223
Average ACT
25
Net Price
$24,322

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#4 in South Dakota
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1100
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
94%

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#5 in South Dakota
#1037 in North America
Acceptance Rate
97%
Average SAT
1121
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
92%

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#6 in South Dakota
#1130 in North America
Acceptance Rate
86%
Average SAT
1255
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
95%

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#7 in South Dakota
#1161 in North America
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1065
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
98%

Closest to South Dakota states to learn Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Nebraska 10 85
North Dakota 4 232
Minnesota 25 12
Iowa 22 48
Kansas 17 59
Colorado 17 43
Montana 5 152
Wisconsin 28 11
Missouri 30 37
Oklahoma 14 90
Illinois 57 15
Utah 11 53
Idaho 7 194
Michigan 30 2
Indiana 26 13
Arkansas 15 156
New Mexico 6 71
Kentucky 21 57
Ohio 49 16
Texas 64 18
Arizona 8 27
Tennessee 24 49
Nevada 4 127
Mississippi 10 176
Washington 15 3
Oregon 15 78
Louisiana 19 82
West Virginia 10 108
Alabama 19 83
Pennsylvania 97 8
California 107 4
Georgia 32 36
Virginia 38 42
North Carolina 36 10
District of Columbia 9 56
South Carolina 21 52
New York 114 6
Maryland 26 9
New Jersey 21 22
Vermont 8 109
Connecticut 17 14
New Hampshire 10 86
Massachusetts 55 1
Rhode Island 9 50
Maine 9 209
Florida 41 41
Alaska 4 254
Puerto Rico 8 579
Hawaii 6 154