Black Hills State University

Spearfish, South Dakota 57799-9500

Town: Distant (in urban cluster more than 10 miles and up to 35 miles from an urbanized area)

2,736

Public

4-year, Graduate degree

Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Acceptance

Admission rate

87%

SAT

Average
1065
Math
512
Crirical reading
543
Writing
477

ACT

Cumulative
21
Math
21
English
20
Writing
No data

Completion

Completion rate: 4-year programs

37%

Retention rate: 4-year programs

67%

Student body

Race/ethnicity

White
80.99%
Black
1.68%
Hispanic
5.92%
Asian
0.80%
Native
4.02%
Pacific
0.04%
Multiple races
4.82%
Non-resident
1.28%
Unknown races
0.44%

Gender

Female

62%

Male

38%

Full-time students

77.41%

Family income

60,510$

Aid and Debt

Pell grand

28%

Federal loan

47%

Debt

25,500$

Monthly payments

271$

Cost

Average net price

15,839$

In-state tuition

8,602$

Out-state tuition

11,602$

Family incomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,00013,139$
$30,001 - $48,00013,598$
$48,001 - $75,00016,590$
$75,001 - $110,00017,732$
$110,001+17,897$

Earnings

Salary after attending

35,900$