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USD called a "best value" public college

In the Midwest, the University of South Dakota is one of the top "best value" public colleges in the region, according to a new report.

0 Talk about it recently released its appraisals and ranked USD in Vermillion 13th. The University of North Dakota in Grand Forks ranked 10th.

The site ranked schools based on in-state net return on investment. The site calculated the 30-year ROI for USD at $388,000. For UND, it was $615,000.

The website noted the following about USD:

"The University of South Dakota is home to the state's only medical school and law school. The school was founded in 1862 while South Dakota was still a territory, 37 years before it received statehood. The school has just over 7,600 undergraduate students, and prides itself on providing residents of the state very affordable tuition and great educational opportunities."