From its main campus in Madison, South Dakota, Dakota State University boasts a highly-ranked online associate of science in network security and administration, one of six remote associate programs. The program builds foundational knowledge in network administration, preparing graduates for entry-level careers in the field. Enrollees seeking to advance in study can apply their course credits towards a bachelor's degree.
While enrolled, students can benefit from career services, academic advising, and other success-centered resources. Distance learners can further benefit from virtual services such as library access, writing workshops, and other academic tutoring.
On average, enrollees receive $4,729 in financial aid. Around 93% of incoming degree-seekers receive financial aid awards and around 43% receive student loans.
Dakota State University at a Glance:
Type of School: Public
Location: Madison, South Dakota
Admission Rate: 77%
Student-Faculty Ratio: 19-to-1
Undergrad Tuition In State: $7,541
Undergrad Tuition Out of State: $10,611