Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at Dakota State University means doing school work when it's convenient for you. Online courses are an excellent option for busy students while online degree programs are popular with older students or those who work full-time.
Dakota State University Online Degree Options
Dakota State University offers 9 different online degrees.
In the 2015 - 2016 school year, 210 students graduated from Dakota State University with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2015 - 2016 Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||27|
|Computer Information Systems||19|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||32|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||15|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Dakota State University?
Of the 3,145 students currently enrolled at Dakota State University, about 57.3% (1,802) participate in some form of distance or online learning, and 1,221 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 757 live in South Dakota, 1,207 live in the U.S.A. and 14 live outside of the U.S.A. Long live the Internet!
The following chart shows you how many students are involved in online classes depending on their degree. Non-Seekers are students who are not currently enrolled in a degree program.
|Undergraduate degree seeking students represent 60.3% of the Dakota State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate degree seekers (53.4%) take at least one class online.
Of the 1,013 who take at least one online course, about half (53.2%) take all their courses online.
The 539 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 29.4% of the Dakota State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate non-degree seekers (55.4%) take at least one class online.
Of the 512 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (89.6%) take all their courses online.
The 459 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 10.3% of the Dakota State University student body.|
The vast majority of graduate students (85.2%) take at least one class online.
Of the 277 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (80.5%) take all their courses online.
The 223 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Dakota State University.