Online Tuition & Costs

USD online tuition rates are some of the lowest in the country, giving you a competitive advantage without being saddled with huge loads of debt when you graduate.


Tuition Rates for Online Courses

The University of South Dakota is committed to providing an affordable education without compromising quality. Our online tuition rates are some of the lowest in the nation, allowing students to gain an edge in the job market without being burdened with enormous student loan debt after graduation. Regardless of whether you are an in-state or out-of-state student, our online tuition rates remain the same and there are no additional fees*.

The online classes offered through our distance degree programs are taught by the same faculty that teach on our South Dakota campus giving you the flexibility to learn from esteemed professors no matter your location.

  Undergraduate Undergraduate - Active Duty Graduate
Tuition (per credit) $354.75 $250.00 $470.45
Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00

*For nursing program tuition and costs, visit the nursing program pages for more information.

Note: Tuition rates are subject to change. 


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