University of Sioux Falls Rankings

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In the World#5562 of 14178
In North America#1476 of 2629
In the United States#1397 of 2528
In South Dakota#8 of 15
In Sioux Falls#2 of 3

Quick Review

Religion
American Baptist
Acceptance rate
91%
Average SAT
1150
Average ACT
23
Avg. cost to attend
$19,744 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,390
Graduates
285
Male:Female Ratio
37:63
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

University of Sioux Falls Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate91%89%92%
Applicants1,9296351,294
Admissions1,7645681,196
Freshmen enrolled full time292110182
Freshmen enrolled part time532

581 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

198 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
11 or 4%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1070
or below

75% of them
had 1230
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in University of Sioux Falls are 1070-1230 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
286 or 96%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 20
or below

75% of them
had 25
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in University of Sioux Falls are 20-25 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1408 (84%)
Two or more races93 (6%)
Black or African American73 (4%)
Hispanic33 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown22 (1%)
Nonresident Alien18 (1%)
Asian17 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native3 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$19,744/year
Average aid awarded
$9,608
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$15,706
$30-48K$16,716
$48-75K$19,004
$75-110K$21,476
$110K+$22,177

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$18,610$7,020
Tuition in-state$18,610$7,020
Tuition out-of-state$18,610$7,020
Fee in-district$300
Fee in-state$300
Fee out-of-state$300

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity647
Combined charge for room and board$7,850
Room charge$3,970
Meal charge$3,880

University of Sioux Falls Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General4854
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse65
Kinesiology and Exercise Science28
Psychology, General20
Elementary Education and Teaching19
Biology & Biological Sciences, General15
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies15
Secondary Education and Teaching13
Superintendency and Educational System Administration12
Mass Communication & Media Studies10
Educational & Instructional Technology10
Educational Leadership and Administration, General10
Accounting and Business & Management9
Reading Teacher Education9
Social Work8
Social Sciences, General16
Medical Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiation Therapist32
History, General5
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies5
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration5
Music Teacher Education4
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General4
Accounting4
Organizational Behavior Studies3
Health & Health Care Administration & Management3
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management3
Art & Art Studies, General3
Mathematics, General3
English Language and Literature, General3
Emergency Medical Technology & Technician (EMT Paramedic)2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education2
History Teacher Education2
Biology Teacher Education2
Political Science and Government, General2
Computer Science2
Youth Ministry2
Computer and Information Sciences, General1
Spanish Language Teacher Education1
Chemistry, General1
Education, Other1
Bible & Biblical Studies1
Religious & Sacred Music1
Grand Total4305113
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate64%58%67%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 25%

Publications & Citations

Publications
54
Citations
578

Publication count by topic

Psychology
7
Philosophy
6
Sociology
6
Political science
6
Mathematics
5
Medicine
5
History
4
Chemistry
3
Economics
3
Engineering
2
Art
2
Biology
2
Materials science
1
Computer science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History26745
Economics2711204
Philosophy29522
Psychology3571312
Sociology52263
Chemistry551930
Medicine580319
Mathematics58605
Engineering61151
Computer science63254

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199802
199902
200022
200105
200209
200327
2004313
2005124
2006222
2007131
2008046
2009231
2010048
2011039
2012143
2013127
2014340
2015235
2016638
2017228
20181026
2019422
20201045

General info

Founded1883
WikipediaUniversity of Sioux Falls
MottoCulture for Service
Colorspurple, silver, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January; February-May)
Total FTE staff240
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1101 W 22nd St
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 57105-1699
United States
City population165,000
Phone6053315000
Fax+1 (605) 331 6615

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