Online Program Overview

Western Dakota Technical College is a 2-4 years, public school located in Rapid City, South Dakota. The school offers undergraduate degree programs only. For the academic year 2021-2022, the tuition & fees are $8,274 for South Dakota residents and $8,332 for other students on average.

It offers 45 degree programs. Of that, the distance learning opportunity is given to 7 programs - 3 Certificate, 2 Associates.
Online Degrees / Programs Overview
School NameWestern Dakota Technical College
Type2-4 years, public
Address800 Mickelson Dr, Rapid City, SD
Online Students276 Enrolled Online Exclusively
296 Enrolled in Some Online Courses
Undergraduate Tuition & FeesIn-State$8,274
Out-of-State$8,332
Student to Faculty13:1 (7.69%)
Online Degree Programs
Total7 Programs
Certificate3 Programs
Associates2 Programs

2022 Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 tuition & fees and costs trends over last 5 years at Western Dakota Technical College . Each cost is an average amount over the all offered programs. For South Dakota residents, the tuition & fees are -$1 and $8,332 for non-South Dakota residents.
The costs per credit hour for part-time students or overload credits of full-time students is $0 for South Dakota residents and $298 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
Tuition & feesCost Per Credit HourTuition Change Chart
Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
2017-20182018-20192019-20202020-20212021-2022
Undergraduate (In-State)$7,168$7,648$8,254$8,274-$1
Undergraduate (Out-of-State)$7,168$7,648$8,254$8,274$8,332
Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
2017-20182018-20192019-20202020-20212021-2022
Undergraduate (In-State)$114$116$121$121$0
Undergraduate (Out-of-State)$114$116$121$121$298
Tuition & Fees Trends last 5 years

Online Programs By Area of Study

Western Dakota Technical College offers 45 degree programs through Certificate, Associates programs. Of that, 7 programs can be conferred by distance learning - 3 Certificate, 2 Associates. The following table summarizes the number of degree programs by degree types.
Total Number of Online Degree Programs
CertificateAssociatesBachelors MastersDoctorate Post-Graduate
Online Programs32NOT OFFERED NOT OFFEREDNOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED
Overall Programs1625NOT OFFERED NOT OFFEREDNOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED
The next tables list each online program with offered degrees. The number on each column denotes the conferred degree of the program. It includes the completers through on-campus classes and hybrid on/offline classes as well as completely online classes. Only in Classroom means that the program is offered only on-site classes and not offered denotes that the school does not offer the program.

You may want to see all online schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
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Distance Learning Program Student Population

At Western Dakota Technical College, there are 1,324 students including in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. Of that, 572 students were attending classes through distance learning (276 students are enrolled exclusively and 296 are enrolled in some online courses).
Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment1,324
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses276
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses296
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses752
By student location, out of a total of 276 enrolled exclusively in online courses, 263 South Dakota Residents were enrolled in online classes exclusively, 13 students living in the U.S. States other than South Dakota, and 0 non-U.S. students enrolled in online courses.
Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses276
South Dakota Resident263
Other State In U.S.13
Outside of U.S.0
Distance Learning Enrollment Undergraduate Students
Enrolled Exclusively in Undergraduate Online Courses276
Degree/Certificate Seeking163
Non-Degree/Certificate Seeking113

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