Dickinson State University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Dickinson State University is a small four-year, public school with 1,320 students enrolled. This college was established in 1918 and is the only college located in Dickinson, North Dakota.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
50
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are available at Dickinson State University.

Dickinson State University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 50 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Education, Business, Accounting and Finance, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Dickinson State University is low at 57% (below North Dakota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Dickinson State University is low - 41%. Around 2% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Dickinson State University is good - 10:1. Read more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,800
Low
Average tuition pricing is low, around $7,600 annually. The additional fees at Dickinson State University not covered by tuition are approximately $1,200; this makes it a total of $8,800 per year.

Read the details about Dickinson State University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
93%
Easy
According to government data, 347 applications were submitted and 323 were accepted; so it is very easy to become a student at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Dickinson State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,500
Low
Dickinson State University provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Dickinson State University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Dickinson State University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - about $2,500 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Dickinson State University appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Dickinson State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Dickinson State University, 291 Campus Drive, Dickinson, North Dakota 58601-4896, USA
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