Skip to main content
Menu
Close Search

Image for International Admissions

International Admissions


 

At SDState, a world of possibilities awaits you.
82 majors, 36 master's degree, 15 Ph.D. programs and two professional doctorates

Be Great. Start Here.

Location Icon

Explore Programs

Discover our undergraduate, master's and Ph.D. programs.

 
Explore Icon

Engage

Virtually visit campus and read what our students say about SDState.

 
Apply Icon

Compare

What will it cost to attend SDState?

Imagine Yourself at SDState

Key Deadlines

Fall (August)

June 15
Undergraduate
 
April 15
Graduate

Spring (January)

November 15
Undergraduate
 
October 15
Graduate

Basic Admission Requirements

Undergraduate

Language
SAT 950 or ACT 18 or TOEFL iBT 61 or IELTS 5.5. Other waivers may apply. See details.
 
Academic
High School GPA minimum 2.6 equivalent. See academic requirements for specific countries.

Graduate

Language
TOEFL iBT 71 or IELTS 5.5. Some programs have higher minimum requirements. Find program specific requirements by selecting your program of interest in the Graduate Catalog.
 
Academic
Undergraduate minimum GPA of 3.0 for unconditional admission.
Downtown Brookings

Explore Brookings

Learn more about the safe and affordable community that you will call home while studying at South Dakota State!

Start exploring today
Downtown Brookings

Where in the world do we get our students?

Join a community of international students from around the world. Be a part of the most diverse campus in South Dakota.

See the Numbers

Reach Out to Us.

Email us about our undergraduate program.
We would be happy to answer your questions.

Undergraduate

Questions about our graduate program.
The Graduate School will gladly address them.

Graduate

blue triangles

Find your way.

We're in the heart of the United States.

Map