Understanding Tuition & Fees
Understanding the fees and tuition related to going to Black Hills State University lets you plan a budget for your college years. Examine the data here to learn how Black Hills State University's price stacks up to other colleges and universities and if you need to plan for tuition increases.
Tuition & Fees Comparison
|Nationwide||The Plains States||South Dakota|
|Tuition and Fees||Inexpensive||Inexpensive||Below Average|
|In-State Tuition and Fees||Inexpensive||Inexpensive||Below Average|
Tuition Discounts Offered to Students Living in South Dakota
Tuition and fees at Black Hills State University is lowered moderately for students from South Dakota. Tuition and fees for in-state students is set at $8,004 for the 2015 - 2016 year, a 24.4% discount off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $4,170 and fees $3,834.
Out of state undergrads at Black Hills State University spent $10,586 in tuition and fees in 2015 - 2016. $4,328 was fees, and $6,258 was charged.
View the following table to find 2015 - 2016 academic year costs.
Discover Black Hills State University cost per credit hour here.
Are Tuition & Fees Increasing or Decreasing?
Black Hills State University tuition and fees for out-of-state students increased at a standard annual rate of 4.8% within the last five years. Over that same period, tuition increased by 4.4% and fees increased by 1.8%. Due to this, we predict the price of tuition and fees for this year will be $11,098.
At this rate, we estimate the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to be $22,734 and for a four year degree to be $47,722. Remember, this doesn't include other costs such as room and board, transportation, and books.
See estimated potential tuition and fees for Black Hills State University students which includes residence based reductions in the following chart.
Mainly due to the cost of living as well as other variables, the cost of college is likely to increase each year. For this reason your last year of school may very well be much more than your first year.