University of South Dakota School of Education

Education School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Laurie Becvar
Application deadline rolling
Application fee $35

University of South Dakota School of Education
TOEFL

TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test

Post-baccalaureate certificate programs

Applications N/A
Acceptance rate N/A
Enrollment N/A
Test requirements N/A

Master’s programs

Applications 189
Acceptance rate 85.2%
Enrollment 118 full-time
196 part-time
Test requirements Either GRE or MAT scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Education Specialist programs

Applications 47
Acceptance rate 74.5%
Enrollment 32 full-time
64 part-time
Test requirements Either GRE or MAT scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Ph.D./Ed.D. programs

Applications 74
Acceptance rate 81.1%
Enrollment 48 full-time
173 part-time
Test requirements Either GRE or MAT scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Education School Academics

Degree and Program Offerings

Degree programs offered bachelor’s, master’s, education specialist, Ph.D., Ed.D.
(9)
Categories of study offered to master’s students teaching track, counseling/psychology track, administration track, other
Categories of study offered to education specialist students teaching track, counseling/psychology track, administration track, other
Any programs in education offered off campus Yes
Any programs in education offered through distance education Yes

Program Specialization
100.0 percent of students reported specialty information. Totals may exceed 100% due to students with multiple specialities.

education administration and supervision 48%
curriculum and instruction 6%
educational psychology 23%
elementary teacher education 3%
higher education administration 11%
secondary teacher education 3%
special education 7%
educational/instructional media design 4%
other 6%

Graduates (2010)

Certificate program graduates 0
Master’s program graduates 125
Education specialist program graduates 25
Doctoral program graduates 47

Faculty Resources

Full-time faculty 39
Part-time faculty 41
Full-time faculty with doctoral degrees 97%
Full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty who received awards or were editors of educational journals during 2009 and 2010 0.0%

Research Expenditures (2009-2010)

Total amount of externally funded research conducted by the school (in millions) $2.9
Full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty engaged in externally funded research 21.6%

Education School Ranking

Education Ranking Scores

Score 31
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.5
Superintendent assessment score (out of 5) 3.5
Average GRE verbal score, entering doctoral students 473 – Medium
Average GRE quantitative score, entering doctoral students 510 – Low
Doctoral programs acceptance rate 81.1% – High
Ratio of doctoral degrees granted to full-time faculty 0.9:1 – High
Student-faculty ratio 2.7:1 – Medium
Average amount of externally funded research expenditure per faculty member (in thousands) $57.3
Total amount of externally funded research conducted by the school (in millions) $2.9

Education School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Julie Pier
Financial aid phone (605) 677-5446

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $151 per credit (in-state)
Full-time: $320 per credit (out-of-state)
Part-time: $151 per credit (in-state)
Part-time: $320 per credit (out-of-state)
Required fees $126 per credit
Room and board $6,123
Books and supplies $1,100
Miscellaneous expenses $2,600

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships N/A
Teaching assistants 44
Research assistants 17
Other appointments N/A
Students receiving grants and/or scholarships 80

You may also like...