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 10 different online degrees.
In the 2014 - 2015 school year, 173 students graduated from Dakota State University with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2014 - 2015 Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||27|
|Computer Information Systems||14|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||23|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||21|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Dakota State University?
Of the 3,047 students currently enrolled at Dakota State University, about 49.9% (1,519) participate in some form of distance or online learning, and 1,038 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 657 live in South Dakota, 1,029 live in the U.S.A. and 9 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 58.1% of the Dakota State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate degree seekers (49.5%) take at least one class online.
Of the 876 who take at least one online course, about half (51.8%) take all their courses online.
The 454 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 31.7% of the Dakota State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate non-degree seekers (42.2%) take at least one class online.
Of the 408 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (93.1%) take all their courses online.
The 380 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 10.2% of the Dakota State University student body.|
The vast majority of graduate students (75.6%) take at least one class online.
Of the 235 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (86.8%) take all their courses online.
The 204 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.