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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 information is available through the Business Office. Questions regarding residency should be directed to the Registrar.

2020-2021 Tuition and Fees

Tuition - Graduate Student Rate/Credit Hour
South Dakota Resident $336.80
Minnesota Resident Reciprocity* $633.05
Non-Resident $879.30
University Fees Rate/Credit Hour
General Activity Fee $54.50
Lab/STEM Fee $42.15 per ANAT and PHGY credit hour
School of Health Sciences Special Discipline Fee $103.00 per OCTH credit hour
OT Liability Fee (estimated) $11.00 each fall semester
Estimated Program Total (114 Credits)**
South Dakota Resident $55,775
Minnesota Resident Reciprocity $87,794
Non-Resident $115,302
Other Expenses (Estimated)
Books First Year (Estimated) $2,700
Second Year, Summer (Estimated) $1,100
Second Year (Estimated) $1,300
Third Year, Summer (Estimated) $678
Third Year (Estimated) $500
Vaccinations Hepatitis B Vaccination estimate (1st Year only if you have not completed the vaccination series and a positive titer). Each of the vaccinations in the series is approximately $59 and the titer is approximately $40.
TB (PPD) Vaccination $10/year
Influenza Vaccination $35/year

*Minnesota reciprocity rate for summer 2020. This information may be updated for fall 2020 and spring 2021.
**Number of credits is subject to change.

WICHE Professional Student Exchange Program

If you are a resident of Alaska, Hawaii, Montana or Wyoming, you are eligible to apply for reduced tuition through the WICHE Professional Student Exchange Program.