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Education Schools in South Dakota

There are 11 schools in the state of South Dakota offering education programs. In 2010, 1,139 students graduated from programs at South Dakota education schools. 570 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 417 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,089 students graduate from programs in this state in education each year. Of those, 70 students graduated with education certificates, 37 with a degree at the associate's level, 570 with a bachelor's level degree, 417 with a master's level degree, and 45 with a degree at the doctorate level.

11 education schools are located in this state. And of these, while five schools are private, six schools are public. While public education school tuition varies from $2,396 to $6,951, private education school tuition varies from $19,850 to $25,104.

Average tuition for education programs is $11,743. While the highest tuition for education programs, which is $25,104 every year, is at Augustana College, the lowest tuition in this midwestern state, which is $2,396 every year, is at Oglala Lakota College.

South Dakota education schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Education Program Completions in South Dakota 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,089 students graduate from programs in this state in education each year. Of those, 70 students graduated with education certificates, 37 with a degree at the associate's level, 570 with a bachelor's level degree, 417 with a master's level degree, and 45 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Education Program Completions in South Dakota 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 45
  • Certificate 2007: 52
  • Certificate 2008: 16
  • Certificate 2009: 29
  • Certificate 2010: 70
  • Associate 2006: 29
  • Associate 2007: 30
  • Associate 2008: 24
  • Associate 2009: 24
  • Associate 2010: 37
  • Bachelor 2006: 633
  • Bachelor 2007: 560
  • Bachelor 2008: 549
  • Bachelor 2009: 553
  • Bachelor 2010: 570
  • Master 2006: 324
  • Master 2007: 367
  • Master 2008: 409
  • Master 2009: 376
  • Master 2010: 417
  • Doctorate 2006: 33
  • Doctorate 2007: 36
  • Doctorate 2008: 42
  • Doctorate 2009: 45
  • Doctorate 2010: 45

Education Program Availability in South Dakota

Schools in this state offer a total of 139 education programs. Of these programs, close to 60.4% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Education Program Availability in South Dakota

  • Certificate: 19
  • Associate: 7
  • Bachelor: 84
  • Master: 27
  • Doctorate: 2

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38870
  • 25th Percentile: 44280
  • Median: 54170
  • 75th Percentile: 68890
  • 90th Percentile: 85850

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 56290
  • 25th Percentile: 65400
  • Median: 84150
  • 75th Percentile: 110960
  • 90th Percentile: 138560

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39720
  • 25th Percentile: 46900
  • Median: 59010
  • 75th Percentile: 95340
  • 90th Percentile: 121510

Education Administrators, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 70520
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50895
  • 25th Percentile: 59875
  • Median: 70440
  • 75th Percentile: 81005
  • 90th Percentile: 93155

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 63780
  • 75th Percentile:
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Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53225
  • 25th Percentile: 62615
  • Median: 73665
  • 75th Percentile: 84715
  • 90th Percentile: 97420

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52200
  • 25th Percentile: 58310
  • Median: 67860
  • 75th Percentile: 76990
  • 90th Percentile: 89100

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40870
  • 25th Percentile: 46220
  • Median: 58970
  • 75th Percentile: 85190
  • 90th Percentile: 120780

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30080
  • 25th Percentile: 33330
  • Median: 37710
  • 75th Percentile: 49110
  • 90th Percentile: 68310

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 53575
  • 75th Percentile:
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Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36030
  • 25th Percentile: 39830
  • Median: 45500
  • 75th Percentile: 52590
  • 90th Percentile: 63990

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43530
  • 25th Percentile: 48680
  • Median: 60440
  • 75th Percentile: 73640
  • 90th Percentile: 87850

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Salary by Percentile

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41570
  • 25th Percentile: 45210
  • Median: 50950
  • 75th Percentile: 60500
  • 90th Percentile: 70390

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49420
  • Median Salary 2007: 50230
  • Median Salary 2008: 52120
  • Median Salary 2009: 51120
  • Median Salary 2010: 54170
  • Total Employed 2006: 130
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72500
  • Median Salary 2007: 78840
  • Median Salary 2008: 83370
  • Median Salary 2009: 81700
  • Median Salary 2010: 84150
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47280
  • Median Salary 2007: 49150
  • Median Salary 2008: 60420
  • Median Salary 2009: 53910
  • Median Salary 2010: 59010
  • Total Employed 2006: 130
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Education Administrators, All Other — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60600
  • Median Salary 2007: 65010
  • Median Salary 2008: 67360
  • Median Salary 2009: 68675
  • Median Salary 2010: 70520
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Business Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52570
  • Median Salary 2007: 55100
  • Median Salary 2008: 55190
  • Median Salary 2009: 56070
  • Median Salary 2010: 58970
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 250
  • Total Employed 2009: 260
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56850
  • Median Salary 2007: 58795
  • Median Salary 2008: 60920
  • Median Salary 2009: 62110
  • Median Salary 2010: 63780
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62710
  • Median Salary 2007: 64680
  • Median Salary 2008: 69640
  • Median Salary 2009: 70040
  • Median Salary 2010: 70440
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 160
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Economics Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64455
  • Median Salary 2007: 66660
  • Median Salary 2008: 71490
  • Median Salary 2009: 72570
  • Median Salary 2010: 73665
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57290
  • Median Salary 2007: 59540
  • Median Salary 2008: 63680
  • Median Salary 2009: 65470
  • Median Salary 2010: 67860
  • Total Employed 2006: 630
  • Total Employed 2007: 620
  • Total Employed 2008: 610
  • Total Employed 2009: 610
  • Total Employed 2010: 610

Health Educators — Employment Trend

Health Educators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39400
  • Median Salary 2007: 38920
  • Median Salary 2008: 38780
  • Median Salary 2009: 38260
  • Median Salary 2010: 37710
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47760
  • Median Salary 2007: 49390
  • Median Salary 2008: 51175
  • Median Salary 2009: 52175
  • Median Salary 2010: 53575
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36030
  • Median Salary 2007: 37200
  • Median Salary 2008: 44720
  • Median Salary 2009: 45810
  • Median Salary 2010: 45500
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53060
  • Median Salary 2007: 55420
  • Median Salary 2008: 57150
  • Median Salary 2009: 58460
  • Median Salary 2010: 60440
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Employment Trend

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41720
  • Median Salary 2007: 43900
  • Median Salary 2008: 46160
  • Median Salary 2009: 46500
  • Median Salary 2010: 50950
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

South Dakota vs National Education Employment

South Dakota vs National Education Employment

  • Employed in South Dakota: 0.242% (1990)

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1. Oglala Lakota College

490 Piya Wiconi Road
Kyle, SD 57752-0490
(605) 455-6000

Oglala Lakota College, which is only a few miles from Kyle, is in a rural area. It offers seven education programs. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in education, two degrees at the associate's level in education, three bachelor's level degrees in education, and one master's level degree in education. Oglala is one of 3 tribal colleges in South Dakota. It is the tenth largest institution in the state of South Dakota offering education in terms of programs.

2. Sisseton Wahpeton College

BIA Rd 700
Sisseton, SD 57262
(605) 698-3966x1100

Sisseton Wahpeton College is a tribal, public, 2-year institution, founded in 1979. It is located in Sisseton, South Dakota, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers three certificates and 12 associates level degrees to students. In 2010, 261 students sought degrees from the 15 programs at this school. It offers subjects including bookkeeping, counseling, and healthcare. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this school. This school is one of 3 tribal colleges in South Dakota.

3. The University of Sioux Falls

1101 W 22nd St
Sioux Falls, SD 57105-1699
(605) 331-5000

The University of Sioux Falls offers nine programs in education. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in education, three bachelor's level degrees in education, and five master's level education degrees. It is near the center of the city. This school is a 4-year institution. USF is the eighth biggest institution in the state of South Dakota offering education in terms of programs.

4. Presentation College

1500 N Main
Aberdeen, SD 57401-1280
(605) 225-1634

Presentation College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1922. This school is located in Aberdeen, SD. This very small school offers two certificates, 14 degrees at the associates level, and nine degrees at the bachelors level to students. 704 students sought degrees from the 19 programs at this school in 2010. This school offers subjects including communications, psychology, and allied health. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this school.

5. Sinte Gleska University

E. Highway 18- 101 Antelope Lake Circle
Mission, SD 57555-0105
(605) 856-8100

Sinte Gleska University is a tribal, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1970. Sinte Gleska is located in Mission, South Dakota, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This university is the sixth largest institution in the state of South Dakota. SGU offers subjects such as nursing and practical nursing. SGU offers nine certificates, 24 associates level degrees, 16 degrees at the bachelors level, and two masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 2,473 students pursued degrees from the 32 programs at Sinte Gleska. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. Sinte Gleska is one of 3 tribal colleges in South Dakota.

6. Kilian Community College

300 E. 6th Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57103-7020
(605) 221-3100

Kilian Community College, which is 1.1 miles from the center of the city, is located in Sioux Falls, SD. It offers two education programs. Students are offered two degrees at the associate's level in education by it. It is the only community college in South Dakota. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks tenth in the state of South Dakota.

7. Dakota State University

820 N Washington
Madison, SD 57042-1799
(605) 256-5111

Dakota State University offers 11 programs in education. Of those, Dakota State offers students two education certificates, eight education degrees at the bachelor's level, and one degree at the master's level in education. This small school is located in Madison, SD. This school is one of 12 public post-secondary institutions in South Dakota.

8. Augustana College

2001 S Summit Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57197-0001
(605) 274-0770

Augustana College, which is 2.4 miles from the center of the city, is in Sioux Falls, SD. Augie offers ten programs in education. Specifically, it offers students nine education degrees at the bachelor's level and one master's level degree in education. This liberal arts college is a 4-year institution. This school is the oldest institution in the state of South Dakota offering education programs.

9. Black Hills State University

1200 University St
Spearfish, SD 57799-9500
(605) 642-6011

Black Hills State University offers 13 programs in education. Specifically, students are offered four education certificates by Black Hills, one associate's level education degree, seven bachelor's level degrees in education, and one master's level education degree. It is in town of Spearfish, South Dakota. This school is one of 12 public post-secondary institutions in South Dakota.

10. Dakota Wesleyan University

1200 W University Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301-4398
(605) 995-2600

Dakota Wesleyan University is in town of Mitchell, South Dakota. It offers 15 programs in education. Of those, students are offered 11 bachelor's level degrees in education by it and four master's level education degrees. It is a 4-year institution.

11. Northern State University

1200 S Jay St
Aberdeen, SD 57401-7198
(605) 626-3011

Northern State University offers 25 education programs. Specifically, this school offers seven education certificates to students, one associate's level degree in education, 13 education degrees at the bachelor's level, and four education degrees at the master's level. This school is located in Aberdeen, SD. Overall, 3,200 students pursue degrees in 70 Northern programs. In terms of programs, NSU is the second largest institution in the state of South Dakota offering education.

12. South Dakota State University

Administration Lane
Brookings, SD 57007-1898
(800) 952-3541

South Dakota State University is in town of Brookings, South Dakota. SDSU offers six programs in education. Out of those, students are offered four bachelor's level education degrees by it and two education degrees at the master's level. It is one of 4 research universities in South Dakota. This medium-sized university is the biggest institution in the state of South Dakota offering education.

13. Mount Marty College

1105 W. 8th Street
Yankton, SD 57078-3724
(800) 658-4552

Mount Marty College is in town of Yankton, South Dakota. MMC offers 12 education programs. Specifically, it offers one education degree at the associate's level to students and 11 degrees at the bachelor's level in education. 1,249 students pursue degrees in 61 programs at this liberal arts college, overall.

14. The University of South Dakota

414 E Clark St
Vermillion, SD 57069-2390
(605) 677-5301

The University of South Dakota is in Vermillion, SD. It offers 29 education programs. More specifically, students are offered four education certificates by this public university, 15 bachelor's level degrees in education, eight master's level education degrees, and two degrees at the doctorate level in education. USD is the only institutions with a medical school in South Dakota. This university is the biggest institution in the state of South Dakota offering education in terms of programs.