Oglala Lakota College: Review & Facts

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Oglala Lakota College is a small four-year, public school with 1,370 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1971 and is the only school located in Kyle, South Dakota.

Oglala Lakota College is also a Tribal School and a member of American Indian Higher Education Consortium.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
23
Fair
Oglala Lakota College will give you the opportunity to earn a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Oglala Lakota College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 23 majors. The most popular concentrations are Ethnic and Cultural Studies, Education, Social Work, General Studies, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before 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 good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Oglala Lakota College is low at 57% (below South Dakota average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Oglala Lakota College is very low: 10%.

Student to faculty ratio at Oglala Lakota College is good - 9:1. Read more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$2,800
Low
Average tuition price is extremely low - around $2,100 annually. The additional fees at Oglala Lakota College beyond tuition are roughly $700; which comes to a total of $2,800 a year.

Read the details about Oglala Lakota College 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept your dual credits at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Oglala Lakota College is $40.00. The graduate application fee is $15.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Oglala Lakota College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (605) 455-6000 or check Oglala Lakota College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,000
Low
Oglala Lakota College offers a distance education program.

Oglala Lakota College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 100 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: around $3,000 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Oglala Lakota College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Oglala Lakota College Location and Maps



Post Address: Oglala Lakota College, 490 Piya Wiconi Road, Kyle, South Dakota 57752-0490, USA
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