Ihanktonwan Community College

“Woksape Owakide”

(Seeking to Learn)

CHEAPEST COLLEGES IN SOUTH DAKOTA

 

ICC is a nontraditional college serving the Yankton Sioux Reservation and local community.  The Ihanktonwan Community College was established for the purposes of providing higher educational opportunities on the Yankton Sioux Reservation. The college operates as a branch institute of Sinte Gleska University and provides accredited courses approved by the North Central Association of Colleges Higher Learning Commission. 

The college is open to anyone wanting to enroll regardless of race, gender, religious status, political affiliation or other. ICC offers both Associate of Arts and Bachelor of Arts/Science Degrees in various areas to include Business Administration, Human Service, Education, and other vocational technology areas.

The strength of the college is its location, which is close to home where students are able to maintain homes, strong family support, and attend class in a meaningful cultural environment. The college strives to keep the cost of education affordable. Most students obtain twenty-four credit hours per year at an estimated cost of $4900 for the year. Often students obtain core courses before transferring to other colleges and universities. All course taken at ICC are accredited courses by the Higher Learning Commission and are transferrable to any college or university in the area or country. The following is breakdown of tuition rates compared to all major colleges in the State. From the information ICC is if not the lowest is among the very lowest in the State of South Dakota.

 

College/University

City

                      Tuition

Ihanktonwan Community College

Marty

$1,800

Oglala Lakota College

Kyle

$1,920

Southeast Technical Institute

Sioux Falls

$2,376

Sinte Gleska University

Mission

$2,640

Western Dakota Technical Institute

Rapid City

$2,970

Mitchell Technical Institute

Mitchell

$2,970

Sisseton Wahpeton College

Sisseton

$3,450

Lake Area Technical Institute

Watertown

$3,564

Black Hills State University

Spearfish

$3,726

Dakota State University

Madison

$3,726

Northern State University

Aberdeen

$3,726

University of South Dakota

Vermillion

$3,897

South Dakota State University

Brookings

$3,897

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

Rapid City

$3,900

National American University-Ellsworth AFB Extension

Ellsworth AFB

$6,012

Kilian Community College

Sioux Falls

$9,900

Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls

$10,440

National American University-Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls

$10,944

National American University-Rapid City

Rapid City

$11,376

Globe University-Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls

$15,300

Presentation College

Aberdeen

$15,870

Mount Marty College

Yankton

$20,300

Dakota Wesleyan University

Mitchell

$21,750

University of Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls

$22,970

Augustana College

Sioux Falls

$27,380

Average Tuition

      $8,959

 

 

 

 

Net Cost

ICC (Net Cost includes tuition, fees, & books per sem.)

YST

2450

 

Interested individuals should see if the net cost includes

Tuition, fees, & books or other unrevealed costs

 

Institution Name

City

Net Cost

Oglala Lakota College

Kyle

$1,920

$2,510

Southeast Technical Institute

Sioux Falls

$2,376

$10,176

Sinte Gleska University

Mission

$2,640

N/A

Western Dakota Technical Institute

Rapid City

$2,970

$12,043

Mitchell Technical Institute

Mitchell

$2,970

$7,837

Sisseton Wahpeton College

Sisseton

$3,450

$7,362

Lake Area Technical Institute

Watertown

$3,564

$9,884

Black Hills State University

Spearfish

$3,726

$14,028

Dakota State University

Madison

$3,726

$12,142

Northern State University

Aberdeen

$3,726

$13,006

University of South Dakota

Vermillion

$3,897

$14,658

South Dakota State University

Brookings

$3,897

$13,753

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

Rapid City

$3,900

$15,682

 

Cut and paste the link below for more information on the source of this report:                               

http://collegestats.org/colleges/south-dakota/lowest-instate-tuition   

 

For an admission application call Jane Zephier, Admission Clerk/Receptionist at:

 605-384-3997

or go on line and complete and application at: 

www.iccoyate.com