Augustana University

#3775 / #1049
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#1078
Most Desirable School
Private Lutheran university in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA

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About Augustana University

According to Wikipedia, Augustana University is a private Lutheran university in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The university identifies 1860 as the year of its founding, the same as its Rock Island, Illinois Swedish-heritage sister school, Augustana College. It derives its name from the Confessio Augustana, or Augsburg Confession, a foundational document of Lutheranism. Prior to September 2015, the university was known as Augustana College.

Augustana University's Online Degrees

MEd in Special Education
  • Required Credits: 30-36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online

Augustana University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
2,03771%72%122526

How Much Does Augustana University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$35,914
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$20,571
30K - 48K$20,524
48K - 75K$22,125
75K - 110K$24,546
110K+$26,023

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Augustana University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Augustana University, then you can expect to earn an average of $49,500 per year. You also have a 96% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Augustana University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
2,0051,778227

Where is Augustana University?

Augustana University is located at 2001 S Summit Ave, Sioux Falls SD 57197-0001

How Safe is Augustana University?

Sioux Falls has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Augustana University Known For?

Augustana University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Augustana University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Augustana University's Most Influential Alumni?

Augustana University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Biology, Psychology, and Social Work. Here are some of Augustana University's most famous alumni:

John Hamre
An American academic.
Linda Avey
Linda Avey
An American biotech analyst, biologist, and co-founder of 23andMe.
Myron Floren
Myron Floren
An American accordionist.
Jeffrey W. Hayzlett
Jeffrey W. Hayzlett
An American businessman.
Robert T. Wagner
An American academic.
Megan Rohrer
Megan Rohrer
An American pastor and activist.
Mary Hart
Mary Hart
An American journalist, television personality, and actress.
Patricia Peck Gossel
A Science historian and curator.
Joe Foss
A United States Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient .
Raymond Olson
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Nina Chanel Abney
An American artist.
Troy Westwood
A Canadian football and soccer player.

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