Tuition and Fees are charged according to the policies of the SD Board of Regents.

Distance education, self-support, correspondence, and online. Off-campus rates reflect tuition and fees. These rates are the total per credit hour cost.

The University of South Dakota FY17 Fee Schedule

System Fees
Application Fee - Undergraduate $20.00
Application Fee - Graduate $35.00
Transcript $9.00
Exam for Credit - Course $90.75
International Student Fee - Per Semester (Fall and Spring Semesters only) $100.00
Testing Fees
ACCUPLACER, Proficiency, Technology Re-test $18.00
Nursing Assessment (ASN) $240.00
Nursing Assessment (BSN) $214.50
Discipline Fees/Course Fees*
School of Business - Undergraduate - per credit hour $28.65
School of Business - Graduate - per credit hour $51.40
Nursing Fee - Undergraduate - per credit hour $97.70
School of Health Sciences Fee (OT, PT, PA, Dental) - per credit hour $97.70
Biology/Microbiology/Anatomy - per credit hour $40.00
Chemistry - per credit hour
$40.00
Computer Science - per credit hour $45.00
Earth Science/Meteorology $20.00
Mathematics/Statistics - per credit hour $40.00
Physics - per credit hour $80.00
Fine Arts - per credit hour $15.00
* Course fees shall be used to purchase instructional equipment and pay other operating costs, including salary enhancement, for the benefit of students enrolled in the discipline.
Campus Specific Fees
Law School - Semester $1,154.25
Communication Disorders - Semester $102.15
Medical Laboratory Science - Semester
$1,527.25
Professional Education Majors
Soph/Junior Field Experience - Semester $170.00
Senior Field Experience - Semester $340.00
Master's Level Internship - One-Time $170.00
Specialist Level Intern - One-Time $345.00
Doctoral Level Intern - One-Time $517.00
Vehicle Registration
Automobile - Annual $138.00
Delivery Fee
Nursing Program Off-Campus - per credit hour $43.40
International Student Delivery Fee - per credit hour $410.45
Medical Student Off Campus - per credit hour $137.20
Masters of Public Health – per credit hour

$137.20

Allied Health Student Off Campus – per credit hour $43.40
Masters of Social Work - per credit hour $43.40
pMBA (Sioux Falls) - per credit hour $364.25