Oglala Lakota College: Narrative Description

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490 Piya Wiconi Rd.
Kyle, SD 57752-0490
Tel: (605)455-6000; Admissions: (605)455-2321; Fax: (605)455-2787; Web Site: http://www.olc.edu/

Description: State and locally supported, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1970. Setting: rural campus. Total enrollment: 1,000. Students come from 2 states and territories, 70% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, accelerated degree program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at American Indian Higher Education Consortium.

Entrance Requirements: Open admission. Option: early admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to Native Americans.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. Tuition: $1560 full-time, $65 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $236 full-time.

Collegiate Environment: Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 10 open to all. College housing not available. Oglala Lakota College Learning Resource Center with 15,000 books and 150 serials. 65 computers available on campus for general student use.

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