Dakota Wesleyan University

Address:
1200 W University Ave, Mitchell, SD 57301-4398
Phone:
605-995-2600
Website:
http://www.dwu.edu
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About Dakota Wesleyan University

Dakota Wesleyan University is classified as a baccalaureate college with a diverse set of academic offerings. At least 10 percent of all undergraduate degrees awarded are bachelor’s degrees. This small four-year college has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 1,000 degree-seeking students. At least 80% of students are enrolled full time, and over half of these students reside on campus. This institution awards 60-79% percent of its bachelor’s degrees within professional fields. No graduate degrees are awarded in fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school only awards master’s degrees in education. According to data for fall enrollment, 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution. Over 90% of the student body are enrolled as undergraduates.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate735
 Graduate28
 Total763
GenderFemale59%
 Male41%
Student Age% Under 2580%
 % 25 and Over20%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time90%
 % Part-time10%
Race/Ethnicity% White86.6%
 % Black2.4%
 % Asian1.3%
 % Latino3.4%
 % Native American1.8%
 % Race Unknown3.1%
 % International student1%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareYes
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus setting
Intitution typePrivate
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Academic Information

Art-Related Areas of StudyWeb Design & New Media
Art Degrees OfferedBachelors Degree
Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
ApplicantsTotal507
 % Admitted79%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled43%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingRequired
 College Prep CoursesNeither required nor recommended
 Letter of RecommendationNeither required nor recommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT9%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT92%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800550 / 800
 SAT Writing316 / 800526 / 800
 SAT Math385 / 800582 / 800
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite18 / 3626 / 36
 ACT English15 / 3626
 ACT Writing / 12 / 12
 ACT Math17 / 3627 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$25
 Graduate Application Fee$50
 In-State Tuition & Fees$19,850
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$19,850
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid100%
 % Undergraduates with Loans81%
 % Undergraduates with Grants100%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$1,200
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$6,130
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$0
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,700
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$0
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$0

Neighborhood Data for the Mitchell Area

Median Age37.7
Median Household Income$40,850
Total Population15,205
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total48.8% 51.2%
 Age 0-949.8%50.2%
 Age 10-1750.3%49.7%
 Age 18-2456.4%43.6%
 Age 25-2952.2%47.8%
 Age 30-3954.4%45.6%
 40+45.9%54.1%
Race/Ethnicity% White94.3%
 % Black0.6%
 % Asian0.3%
 % Latino1.7%
 % Native American2.8%
 % Pacific Islander0.0%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.1%

Housing

On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$6,130
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$0
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$468
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50068.1%56.4%25.2%
 $500 to $7490.0%33.0%0.0%
 $750 to $9990.0%5.8%22.7%
 Over $100031.9%4.9%3.1%
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