Study at Augustana CollegeAugustana can be found in Sioux Falls, SD (a medium-sized city). One of the defining characteristics of the school is its status as a Evangelical Lutheran Church school. Augustana is a private, not-for-profit institution. The Master's degree is the highest degree at the school.
Augustana offers a wide range of choices in programs of study. The most common majors at the school are in science and mathematics.
Augustana does not have an open admissions system. Not everyone who applies is accepted. Only 25% of students scored 490 or lower in 2007 on the verbal SAT test. Math SAT scores at the school centered around 530 to 590, but ranged both higher and lower.
Classes at Augustana are less crowded than at many schools. A tenure system is one way the school works to keep a high-quality staff.
In 2007, 1, 745 students were enrolled in Augustana.
The school has a residential or campus feel. Student dorms or apartments are common at Augustana. The school offers students meal plans. Augustana student athletes compete in North Central Intercollegiate Athletic Conference competitions. The school offers athletic financial aid to more of its students than do most colleges.
Augustana Programs and Degrees
|General Category||Degrees||Most Common Majors |
|Education and Teaching||72||elementary school teaching, music teaching, physical education teaching, education, education of hearing impaired, education of speech impaired, special ed, social studies teaching, . . . |
|Business and Management||63||business management, accounting and related services, business communications, accounting, MIS|
|Liberal Arts||60||political science, English, sociology, history, economics, Spanish language, German language, foreign language and literature, . . . |
|Nursing and Emergency Medicine||55||registered nursing, community nurse|
|Science||51||biology, chemistry, physics|
|Therapy and Counselling||23||psychology|
|Media||13||journalism, communication studies|
|Nutrition and Exercise Therapy||13||exercise science, athletic trainer, sports and fitness management|
|Religion and Philosophy||12||religion, philosophy|
|Art Studies||8||art studies|
|Drama and Performing Arts||5||drama|
|Computer Science and Engineering||3||computer science|
|Medical Support and Technology||0||clinical lab tech|
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