Augustana University (SD)

Sioux Falls, SD

Augustana University says, "The aim of Augustana is to provide an education of enduring worth by blending the broad learning experiences of the liberal arts with the student's individual professional goals, and to integrate Christian faith and learning." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,080
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:55%
  • Tuition & Fees:$31,960 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because "The U.S. Experience" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not U.S. history or government surveys.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics


    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Mathematical and Quantitative Analysis" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Augustana University (SD) uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/03/2018


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