User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


41° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Education

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Avg. Amount Of SD Student Loan Debt: $24,000

October 18, 2012, 4:23 PM

Avg. Amount Of SD Student Loan Debt: $24,000
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

South Dakota college students are second in the nation when it comes to graduating with loans.

A study released on Thursday found 76 percent of South Dakota's class of 2011 graduated in debt.  That's slightly higher than last year and second to only North Dakota.

As far as the amount of debt, South Dakota is 25th in the nation.  The average graduate owes more than $24,000.

Keep in mind, not all schools report student debt data.  So, researchers say the actual dollar amount is likely higher.

Review the student debt report online.
 

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View education

You may also like

SD Teacher Of The Year From Brandon Valley

10/17/2014 6:12 AM

South Dakota's teacher of the year for 2015 is a Brandon Valley High School math teacher.

Full Story
Sioux Falls School Board Studies SETI Oversight

10/15/2014 9:55 PM

Southeast Technical Institute is looking to move out from underneath the umbrella of the Sioux Falls School District. 

Full Story | Watch
Brookings Boom Benefits SDSU

10/15/2014 6:14 PM

That is why the recent Brookings economic boom is also adding up for South Dakota State University.

Full Story | Watch
Tea Residents Voting On Another School Bond Issue

10/14/2014 9:45 AM

Residents of Tea are voting on a proposed school bond issue for the fourth time in about a year.

Full Story
Northern State Working Toward Confucius Institute

10/14/2014 8:58 AM

Northern State University officials including President James Smith are in China and Japan for the next two weeks as the school works to finalize plan...

Full Story


Events