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Technology Schools in South Dakota

There are 15 South Dakota schools offering technology programs. 262 students graduated from programs at South Dakota technology schools in 2010. 103 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 85 students graduated with certificates.

Overview

389 students graduate from programs in this state in technology, on average, per year. Of those, 85 students graduated with technology certificates, 56 with a degree at the associate's level, 103 with a bachelor's level degree, and 18 with a degree at the master's level.

15 technology schools are in South Dakota. Out of these, while nine schools are public, six schools are private. While tuition at a public technology school varies from $2,396 to $7,130, tuition at a private technology school varies from $6,800 to $25,104.

Average tuition for programs in technology is $10,077. The lowest tuition in South Dakota, which is $2,396 every year, is at Oglala Lakota College, while the highest tuition for technology programs, which is $25,104 each year, is at Augustana College.

Schools in this midwestern state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for technology students.

Technology Program Completions in South Dakota 2006 - 2010

389 students graduate from programs in this state in technology, on average, per year. Of those, 85 students graduated with technology certificates, 56 with a degree at the associate's level, 103 with a bachelor's level degree, and 18 with a degree at the master's level.

Technology Program Completions in South Dakota 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 102
  • Certificate 2007: 73
  • Certificate 2008: 101
  • Certificate 2009: 69
  • Certificate 2010: 85
  • Associate 2006: 57
  • Associate 2007: 42
  • Associate 2008: 161
  • Associate 2009: 47
  • Associate 2010: 56
  • Bachelor 2006: 83
  • Bachelor 2007: 92
  • Bachelor 2008: 219
  • Bachelor 2009: 75
  • Bachelor 2010: 103
  • Master 2006: 23
  • Master 2007: 15
  • Master 2008: 36
  • Master 2009: 16
  • Master 2010: 18

Technology Program Availability in South Dakota

South Dakota schools offer a total of 32 technology programs. Of these programs, approximately 46.9% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Technology Program Availability in South Dakota

  • Certificate: 6
  • Associate: 7
  • Bachelor: 15
  • Master: 4

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27030
  • 25th Percentile: 30950
  • Median: 36190
  • 75th Percentile: 42800
  • 90th Percentile: 50010

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36490
  • 25th Percentile: 44060
  • Median: 53940
  • 75th Percentile: 68210
  • 90th Percentile: 86430

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Salary by Percentile

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39050
  • 25th Percentile: 44590
  • Median: 53090
  • 75th Percentile: 62330
  • 90th Percentile: 72840

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 69420
  • 25th Percentile: 80840
  • Median: 95210
  • 75th Percentile: 114240
  • 90th Percentile: 145570

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49350
  • 25th Percentile: 56660
  • Median: 66970
  • 75th Percentile: 75610
  • 90th Percentile: 94770

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36090
  • 25th Percentile: 41650
  • Median: 50290
  • 75th Percentile: 60370
  • 90th Percentile: 70130

Computer Operators — Salary by Percentile

Computer Operators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24180
  • 25th Percentile: 26050
  • Median: 29250
  • 75th Percentile: 36600
  • 90th Percentile: 54250

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26700
  • 25th Percentile: 30250
  • Median: 34680
  • 75th Percentile: 41880
  • 90th Percentile: 57310

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43300
  • 25th Percentile: 50830
  • Median: 62690
  • 75th Percentile: 76910
  • 90th Percentile: 91600

Database Administrators — Salary by Percentile

Database Administrators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31570
  • 25th Percentile: 48120
  • Median: 61920
  • 75th Percentile: 76810
  • 90th Percentile: 88650

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median:
  • 75th Percentile:
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Information Technology Project Managers — Salary by Percentile

Information Technology Project Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45180
  • 25th Percentile: 59440
  • Median: 70220
  • 75th Percentile: 80270
  • 90th Percentile: 87290

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32440
  • Median Salary 2007: 33780
  • Median Salary 2008: 34450
  • Median Salary 2009: 34600
  • Median Salary 2010: 36190
  • Total Employed 2006: 1380
  • Total Employed 2007: 1440
  • Total Employed 2008: 1530
  • Total Employed 2009: 1440
  • Total Employed 2010: 1550

Web Developers — Employment Trend

Web Developers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45460
  • Median Salary 2007: 47000
  • Median Salary 2008: 51410
  • Median Salary 2009: 52090
  • Median Salary 2010: 53940
  • Total Employed 2006: 580
  • Total Employed 2007: 760
  • Total Employed 2008: 810
  • Total Employed 2009: 800
  • Total Employed 2010: 660

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Employment Trend

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46850
  • Median Salary 2007: 47560
  • Median Salary 2008: 50270
  • Median Salary 2009: 50810
  • Median Salary 2010: 53090
  • Total Employed 2006: 1090
  • Total Employed 2007: 1240
  • Total Employed 2008: 1300
  • Total Employed 2009: 1330
  • Total Employed 2010: 1210

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 89640
  • Median Salary 2007: 91420
  • Median Salary 2008: 92180
  • Median Salary 2009: 90360
  • Median Salary 2010: 95210
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63900
  • Median Salary 2007: 73180
  • Median Salary 2008: 75870
  • Median Salary 2009: 70600
  • Median Salary 2010: 66970
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 45
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 43590
  • Median Salary 2007: 43580
  • Median Salary 2008: 47030
  • Median Salary 2009: 47840
  • Median Salary 2010: 50290
  • Total Employed 2006: 620
  • Total Employed 2007: 570
  • Total Employed 2008: 500
  • Total Employed 2009: 450
  • Total Employed 2010: 490

Computer Operators — Employment Trend

Computer Operators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 26300
  • Median Salary 2007: 27880
  • Median Salary 2008: 29030
  • Median Salary 2009: 29160
  • Median Salary 2010: 29250
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34330
  • Median Salary 2007: 31470
  • Median Salary 2008: 32520
  • Median Salary 2009: 32470
  • Median Salary 2010: 34680
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59140
  • Median Salary 2007: 60620
  • Median Salary 2008: 60750
  • Median Salary 2009: 60730
  • Median Salary 2010: 62690
  • Total Employed 2006: 550
  • Total Employed 2007: 590
  • Total Employed 2008: 600
  • Total Employed 2009: 560
  • Total Employed 2010: 560

Database Administrators — Employment Trend

Database Administrators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49300
  • Median Salary 2007: 54740
  • Median Salary 2008: 63530
  • Median Salary 2009: 63990
  • Median Salary 2010: 61920
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006:
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  • Median Salary 2010:
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Information Technology Project Managers — Employment Trend

Information Technology Project Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64890
  • Median Salary 2007: 67110
  • Median Salary 2008: 68625
  • Median Salary 2009: 70140
  • Median Salary 2010: 70220
  • Total Employed 2006: 130
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

South Dakota vs National Technology Employment

South Dakota vs National Technology Employment

  • Employed in South Dakota: 0.185% (5110)

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1. The Mitchell Technical Institute

821 N Capital St
Mitchell, SD 57301
(605) 995-3023

The Mitchell Technical Institute offers two technology programs. Of those, it offers students one certificate in technology and one associate's level technology degree. This school is one of 4 technical colleges in South Dakota. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of South Dakota offering programs in technology.

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2. Oglala Lakota College

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

Oglala Lakota College is in Kyle, South Dakota, where students can enjoy a rural setting. OLC offers two programs in technology. Specifically, it offers one associate's level technology degree to students and one bachelor's level technology degree. 1,830 students pursue degrees in 52 Oglala Lakota College programs, overall. In terms of programs, it is the fifth biggest institution in the state of South Dakota offering technology.

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3. Colorado Technical University - Sioux Falls

3901 W 59th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57108-2272
(605) 361-0200

Colorado Technical University-Sioux Falls offers four technology programs. Out of those, students are offered one associate's level degree in technology by it, two bachelor's level technology degrees, and one technology degree at the master's level. This very small school is in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, where students can enjoy a rural setting.

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4. National American University - Sioux Falls

5801 South Corporate Place
Sioux Falls, SD 57108-4293
(605) 336-4600

National American University-Sioux Falls, which is just a few miles from Sioux Falls, is located in a rural setting and NAU offers one program in technology. In terms of programs, it is the sixth largest institution in the state of South Dakota offering technology.

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5. 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.

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6. The University of Sioux Falls

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

Founded in 1883, the University of Sioux Falls is a 4-year institution. USF, which is near the center of the city, is in Sioux Falls, SD. This school is the 12th largest institution in the state of South Dakota. Students are offered one certificate, four associates level degrees, 36 bachelors level degrees, and six masters level degrees by this school. In 2010, 1,519 students pursued degrees from the 42 programs at this small school. This school offers subjects including educational leadership, teaching, and human resources. This liberal arts college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. USF is one of 3 liberal arts colleges in South Dakota.

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7. National American University - Ellsworth AFB Extension

1000 Ellsworth Street Suite 2400-B
Ellsworth AFB, SD 57706
(605) 718-6550

National American University-Ellsworth AFB Extension offers one program in technology. Overall, 317 students seek degrees in 17 programs at NAU.

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8. Globe University - Sioux Falls

5101 S Broadband Ln
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
(605) 977-0705

Globe University-Sioux Falls is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school, which is just a few miles from Sioux Falls, is in a rural area. This very small school is one of several campuses. Students are offered five certificates, 11 degrees at the associates level, six bachelors level degrees, and one masters level degree by it. In 2010, 370 students sought degrees from the 14 programs at this school. It offers subjects including law and technology. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools accredits this school.

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9. Kilian Community College

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

Kilian Community College offers one program in technology and this college, which is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Sioux Falls, SD. It is a 2-year institution. It ranks eighth in terms of enrollment in the state of South Dakota.

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10. Dakota State University

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

Dakota State University is in Madison, SD. This school offers five technology programs. More specifically, DSU offers two technology certificates to students, two technology degrees at the bachelor's level, and one degree at the master's level in technology. It is a public 4-year institution. It is the third oldest institution in the state of South Dakota offering technology programs.

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11. The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

501 E Saint Joseph St
Rapid City, SD 57701-3995
(605) 394-2511

The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, which is near the center of the city, is in Rapid City, SD. This university offers two programs in technology. More specifically, students are offered one technology degree at the bachelor's level by it and one degree at the master's level in technology. School of Mines is one of 4 research universities in South Dakota. In terms of programs, SDSM & T is the fourth biggest institution in the state of South Dakota offering technology.

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12. The Western Dakota Technical Institute

800 Mickelson Dr
Rapid City, SD 57703-4018
(605) 394-4034

The Western Dakota Technical Institute is located in Rapid City, South Dakota, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one technology program. Overall, 1,177 students pursue degrees in 29 programs at this school. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of South Dakota offering technology.

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13. Augustana College

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

Augustana College, which is near the center of the city, is in Sioux Falls, SD and this school offers one technology program. Augustana is one of 3 liberal arts colleges in South Dakota. It is the oldest institution in the state of South Dakota offering technology programs.

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14. Black Hills State University

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

Black Hills State University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1883. It is located in town of Spearfish, South Dakota. It is the third biggest institution in the state of South Dakota. Black Hills offers subjects including forensic accounting and special education. Students are offered four certificates, six degrees at the associates level, 37 bachelors level degrees, and three degrees at the masters level by Black Hills. In 2010, 4,722 students sought degrees from the 46 programs at this school. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. This school is one of 12 public post-secondary institutions in South Dakota.

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15. The Southeast Technical Institute

2320 N Career Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57107-1301
(605) 367-7624

The Southeast Technical Institute, which is only a few miles from Sioux Falls, is in a rural area. It offers three programs in technology. Specifically, this school offers students one technology certificate and two degrees at the associate's level in technology. Overall, 2,455 students pursue degrees in 39 Southeast Technical Institute programs. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of South Dakota offering technology programs.

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16. Northern State University

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

Northern State University is in Aberdeen, SD. This school offers two programs in technology. Northern offers students two certificates in technology. This school is one of 12 public post-secondary institutions in South Dakota. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of South Dakota.

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17. South Dakota State University

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

South Dakota State University offers one technology program and this university is located in town of Brookings, South Dakota. It is one of 4 research universities in South Dakota. It is the largest institution in the state of South Dakota offering technology.

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18. Mount Marty College

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

Mount Marty College is located in town of Yankton, South Dakota. Mount Marty offers three programs in technology. MMC offers students three degrees at the bachelor's level in technology. Overall, 1,249 students pursue degrees in 61 programs at Mount Marty. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of South Dakota offering technology programs.

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19. The University of South Dakota

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

The University of South Dakota is located in town of Vermillion, South Dakota. It offers two technology programs. Of those, it offers one technology degree at the bachelor's level to students and one degree at the master's level in technology. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is the second oldest institution in the state of South Dakota offering technology programs.