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Nursing students at the University of South Dakota will pay tuition and fees based on the following rates. These rates apply to all Nursing students, which includes online, on-campus or other off-campus sites. Tuition and fees are subject to change by the South Dakota Board of Regents. The numbers provided are estimates and do not include food, housing, transportation or miscellaneous expenses.

Additional tuition and financial aid information is available through the Business Office and Financial Aid.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees for the 2020-21 Academic Year

Tuition - Undergraduate Student
South Dakota resident $256.55 per credit hour
Minnesota resident* $275.70 per credit hour
Non-resident $372.40 per credit hour
Fees
General activity fee (Vermillion Campus only) $54.50 per credit hour
Delivery fee (all other sites and online) $45.80 per credit hour
School of Health Sciences Discipline fee $103.00 per credit hour

*Minnesota tuition rate for Spring and Summer 2021. Tuition rates may be adjusted throughout the year based on reciprocity agreements.

Graduate Tuition and Fees for the 2020-21 Academic Year

Tuition - Graduate Student
South Dakota resident $336.80 per credit hour
Minnesota resident* $488.75 per credit hour
Non-resident $647.55 per credit hour
Fees
Delivery fee $45.80 per credit hour
School of Health Sciences Discipline fee $103.00 per credit hour

The graduate tuition and fee model laid out above is representative of the structure applied to the graduate courses with a NURS prefix. Any courses carrying a non-NURS prefix such as BADM, HSAD or HIMS will be billed at the standard online tuition rate applicable to those course prefixes. Please ask your advisor for specific details.

*Minnesota tuition rate for Spring and Summer 2021. Tuition rates may be adjusted throughout the year based on reciprocity agreements.