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Dickinson State, founded in 1918, is a public university. Its 76-acre campus is located in the town of Dickinson, 100 miles from Bismarck.

Website: www.dickinsonstate.edu/

Public
Co-ed
1,425
Undergraduate
Students
(60.9%) 868 Women
(39.1%) 557 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
99% of 388 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
August 15

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.28
SAT Math
433-560 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
470 average
440-505 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
20 average
18-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $20,414
Out-of-state: $23,675
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,784
Out-of-state: $11,045
Room and Board
$7,686
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Freshman Award
$10,869
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$21,356
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
96
Regular Class Size
Not reported
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Campus Life

Dickinson Population
20,826
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
21% of all students
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
 
Sororities
 
Fraternities
9% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
1.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.8% Asian
4.3% Black/African-American
5.6% Hispanic/Latino
2.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
81.1% White
3.9% Unknown
International Students
4.6% from 30 countries
First-Year Students Returning
63.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
14.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
83%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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