Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at Dakota State University means studying 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 2017 - 2018 school year, 249 students graduated from Dakota State University with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2017 - 2018 Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||32|
|Computer Information Systems||47|
|Computer Software & Applications||0|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||20|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||19|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Dakota State University?
Of the 3,307 students currently enrolled at Dakota State University, about 59.7% (1,973) participate in some form of distance or online learning. 1,433 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 820 live in South Dakota, 1,416 live in the U.S.A. and 13 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 61.2% of the Dakota State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate degree seekers (55.0%) take at least one class online.
Of the 1,113 who take at least one online course, about half (57.1%) take all their courses online.
The 636 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 28.4% of the Dakota State University student body.|
About half of undergraduate non-degree seekers (58.6%) take at least one class online.
Of the 550 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (91.8%) take all their courses online.
The 505 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 10.4% of the Dakota State University student body.|
The vast majority of graduate students (89.9%) take at least one class online.
Of the 310 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (94.2%) take all their courses online.
The 292 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.