ERIC Number: ED389246
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Student Costs at Public Institutions: Academic Year 1994-95. A Regional Survey.
South Dakota Board of Regents, Pierre.
This report provides a comprehensive examination of student costs at four-year public colleges and universities in South Dakota and nearby states including Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Wyoming, Montana, North Dakota, and Idaho. Mail and telephone surveys were used to collect data in the eight states on undergraduate and graduate tuition, fees, room, and board. The bulk of the report consists of tables and graphs detailing the results. The survey found that undergraduate residents in South Dakota, on average, paid $2,520 for tuition and fee costs which is 8.9 percent higher than the eight state average of $2,314. South Dakota's average cost was 14.3 percent higher than the eight state average in 1989. Only Minnesota ranks higher than South Dakota based on the average cost by state for 1995. Undergraduate residents in South Dakota, on average, pay $5,030 for tuition, fees, and room and board which is 4.8 percent less than the eight state average of $5,281. Similar data for graduate student costs are presented. (JB)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Dakota Board of Regents, Pierre.
Identifiers: Idaho; Iowa; Minnesota; Montana; Nebraska; North Dakota; South Dakota; Wyoming
Note: For the 1993-94 academic year report, see ED 373 672.