The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • IPFW has more expensive tuition & fees ($20,961) than South Dakota State ($12,675).
  • It is harder to admit to South Dakota State than IPFW.
  • South Dakota State has a higher submitted SAT score (1,080) than IPFW (1,080).
  • South Dakota State has higher submitted ACT score (22) than IPFW (22).
  • South Dakota State has more students with 12,104 students while IPFW has 10,139 students.
  • South Dakota State has more full-time faculties with 541 faculties while IPFW has 288 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Purdue University Fort Wayne and South Dakota State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
IPFWSouth Dakota State
IPFWvs.South Dakota State
Fort Wayne, IndianaLocationBrookings, South Dakota
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Master's degreeHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Master's College and University (larger programs)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
In-State$8,730
Out-Of-State$20,961
Tuition & Fees
In-State$9,200
Out-Of-State$12,675
52% ($6,915)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)56% ($4,847)
$6,915Average Amount of Financial Aid$4,847
94.41 %Acceptance Rates91.37 %
37.58 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)44.79 %
1,080SAT Score1,155
22ACT Score23
40 %Graduation Rate56 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
55 %Retention Rate76 %
10,139Student Population12,104
288Number of Faculties541
16 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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