Dakota Wesleyan University

#5137 / #1420
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
Private university in South Dakota, U.S.

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About Dakota Wesleyan University

According to Wikipedia, Dakota Wesleyan University is a private university in Mitchell, South Dakota. It was founded in 1885 and is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The student body averages slightly fewer than 800 students. The campus of the university is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Dakota Wesleyan University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,218 64% 44% 1020 21

How Much Does Dakota Wesleyan University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $23,500
30K - 48K $17,400
48K - 75K $21,162
75K - 110K $21,924
110K+ $22,350

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Dakota Wesleyan University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Dakota Wesleyan University, then you can expect to earn an average of $40,900 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Dakota Wesleyan University's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
703 637 66

Where is Dakota Wesleyan University?

Dakota Wesleyan University is located at 1200 W University Ave, Mitchell SD 57301-4398

How Safe is Dakota Wesleyan University?

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

What Is Dakota Wesleyan University Known For?

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

Dakota Wesleyan University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Dakota Wesleyan University's Most Influential Alumni?

Dakota Wesleyan University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Anthropology, and Law. Here are some of Dakota Wesleyan University's most famous alumni:

George McGovern
George McGovern
An American politician, Congressman, senator, Democratic presidential candidate .
Raymond Carhart
An American audiologist.
Oscar Howe
A Yanktonai Dakota artist .
James E. Gritzner
A United States federal judge.
Charles Badger Clark
An American cowboy poet.
Stanley Hallett
Stanley Hallett
An American urban planner.
Clinton Anderson
An American politician .
Eleanor McGovern
A Spouse of American politician.
Vera C. Bushfield
An American politician .
Harlan J. Bushfield
An American politician .
Marcus Haley
Marcus Haley
An American bodybuilder.
Jon Kreamelmeyer
An American cross-country skiing coach.

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