Augustana University Rankings

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In the World#3185 of 14178
In North America#943 of 2629
In the United States#870 of 2528
In South Dakota#7 of 15
In Sioux Falls#1 of 3

Quick Review

Religion
Evangelical Lutheran Church
Acceptance rate
67%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
26
Avg. cost to attend
$24,481 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,818
Graduates
295
Male:Female Ratio
34:66
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
augie.edu

Augustana University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate67%62%71%
Applicants2,2249351,289
Admissions1,488576912
Freshmen enrolled full time430153277
Freshmen enrolled part time22

5 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

237 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
32 or 7%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1090
or below

75% of them
had 1360
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Augustana University are 1090-1360 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
399 or 92%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 23
or below

75% of them
had 29
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Augustana University are 23-29 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1770 (84%)
Nonresident Alien119 (6%)
Hispanic83 (4%)
Black or African American43 (2%)
Asian33 (2%)
Two or more races32 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown15 (0.7%)
American Indian or Alaska Native6 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$24,481/year
Average aid awarded
$22,281
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$20,571
$30-48K$20,524
$48-75K$22,125
$75-110K$24,546
$110K+$26,023

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$33,430$34,000
Tuition in-state$33,430$34,000
Tuition out-of-state$33,430$34,000
Fee in-district$530$530
Fee in-state$530$530
Fee out-of-state$530$530

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,381
Combined charge for room and board$8,378
Room charge$3,778
Meal charge$4,600

Augustana University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Education, General136
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse62
Biology & Biological Sciences, General40
Business Administration and Management, General35
Elementary Education and Teaching28
Accounting1212
English Language and Literature, General13
Psychology, General12
Music Teacher Education11
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management28
Kinesiology and Exercise Science10
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General9
Political Science and Government, General8
Genetic Counseling & Counselor8
Biochemistry7
Art & Art Studies, General6
Economics, General6
Sociology6
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies5
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation5
Journalism5
Mathematics, General5
Mass Communication & Media Studies5
Anthropology5
Computer Science4
Physics, General3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3
History, General2
Spanish Language and Literature2
Computer and Information Sciences, General2
Chemistry, General2
Business & Corporate Communications2
American & United States Studies & Civilization1
Religion & Religious Studies1
Engineering Physics & Applied Physics1
Music, General1
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Philosophy1
Special Education and Teaching, General1
Grand Total328164
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate71%67%74%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%

Publications & Citations

Publications
451
Citations
24,593

Publication count by topic

Physics
188
Biology
72
Psychology
36
Medicine
28
Chemistry
26
Sociology
23
Economics
10
Computer science
9
History
8
Environmental science
7
Political science
7
Business
6
Philosophy
6
Materials science
6
Geography
4
Geology
4
Mathematics
2
Art
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Physics9938,979
History1002123
Environmental science16731,362
Philosophy176618
Geology1853421
Biology18786,798
Economics2370315
Psychology24591,191
Business2524327
Sociology2576140
Geography2927122
Medicine3764428
Computer science3872284
Chemistry3884507
Political science407210
Materials science4152141
Mathematics58784

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990469
1991683
19924112
19933137
19943124
19956147
19965123
19977186
199810196
199911230
20008268
200110260
20025304
20034346
20045384
20058396
20064433
200720562
200831750
200933903
2010311187
2011321560
2012351913
2013241975
2014251395
2015231475
2016141271
201761010
20184895
20191827
20201815

General info

Alternative namesAugie
Augustana University
Augustana College(SD)
Founded1860
WikipediaAugustana University
MottoVerbum Dei manet in aeternum
The Word of God endures forever
Colorsnavy blue, gold
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January; February-May)
Total FTE staff421
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address2001 S Summit Ave
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 57197-0001
United States
City population165,000
Phone6052745516
Fax+1 (605) 274 5299

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