List of Universities in South Dakota

List of schools, colleges and universities in the US state of South Dakota along with their address. Map depicts the location of major educational institutions in South Dakota.

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Map of South Dakota with Universities and Colleges

Universities in South Dakota

There are six public universities managed by the South Dakota Board of Regents. The state is home to many private universities and has only one law and medical school.

Some of the important institutions of higher learning in the state are:
  • South Dakota State University
  • University of South Dakota
  • Augustana College
  • Dakota Wesleyan University
  • Sinte Gleska University
  • Black Hills State University
  • Mount Marty College

South Dakota State University

South Dakota State University is located in Brookings, South Dakota. Established in 1881, it is the largest state university. It was founded as Dakota Agriculture College. It is a public land-grant university and sun grant college. It has an endowment of $49.1 million and is governed by the South Dakota Board of Regents. The Fall 2010 enrollment of students in the university was 12,816. It offers associate degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees. The university covers an area of 260-acres and is home to two museums, the South Dakota State Art Museum and the South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum.

Augustana College
Augustana College is located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. It is the largest private college in the state and was founded in 1860 as The Lutheran Normal School. It is liberal arts college affiliated with Evangelical Lutheran Church. It covers an area of 100 acres and has an endowment of USD $43 million. It has been awarded the "Best Midwestern College" title by The Princeton Review.

University of South Dakota

University of South Dakota or USD is located in Vermillion, South Dakota. It is the oldest public university and the second largest university of the state. Founded in 1862, it has an endowment of $122 million. Its first classes began in 1882. Since 1913, the university has been accredited by the North Central Association of College and School. It enrolls approximately 10,000 students and has 216-acre campus. The campus is home to the Old Main which was built in 1883, burned down in 1889, and finally restored in 1997. The university has seven colleges and offers 132 undergraduate and 62 graduate programs.

Sinte Gleska University
Sinte Gleska University is located in Mission, South Dakota. It is a four-year private American Indian tribal college and was established in 1970. It is a member of the American Indian Higher Education Consortium and offers 25 associate degrees, 23 bachelor's degrees, two master's degrees, 12 certificate programs, and many vocational programs. It enrolls approximately 1,000 students.

List of Universities and Colleges in South Dakota

Augustana College2001 S Summit Ave Sioux Falls SD 57197 USA
Black Hills State University1200 University St. Spearfish SD 57799 USA
Colorado Technical University (CTU) Sioux Falls3901 W 59th St Sioux Falls SD 57108 USA
Dakota State University820 N Washington Ave Madison SD 57042 USA
Dakota Wesleyan University1200 W University Ave Mitchell SD 57301 USA
Kilian Community College300 E 6th St Sioux Falls SD 57103 USA
Lake Area Technical Institute150 11th Street Northeast, Watertown, SD, United States
Mitchell Technical Institute1800 East Spruce Street, Mitchell, SD, United States
Mt Marty College1105 W 5th St Yankton SD 57078 USA
National American University5301 U.S. 16, Rapid City, SD, United States
Globe University - Sioux Falls Campus5101 S Broadband Ln Sioux Falls SD 57108 USA
National American University925 29th St SE Watertown SD 57201 USA
Northern State University Foundation620 15th Ave SE Aberdeen SD 57401 USA
Oglala Lakota College3 Mile Creek Rd Kyle SD 57752 USA
Sinte Gleska University101 Antelope Circle, Mission, SD, United States ‎
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology501 E St Joseph St Rapid City SD 57701 USA
South Dakota State University100 Administration Lane, Brookings, SD, United States
Southeast Technical Institute2320 N Career Ave Sioux Falls SD 57107 USA
University of Sioux Falls1101 W 22nd St Sioux Falls SD 57105 USA
The University of South Dakota414 East Clark Street, Vermillion, SD, United States
Western Dakota Technical Institute800 Mickelson Dr Rapid City SD 57703 USA
Ethan High School320 S 2nd St Ethan SD 57334 USA
Waubay School District 18-3202 W School Rd Waubay SD 57273 USA

List of Major Universities in US
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University of Notre Dame, INCornell University, NYCalifornia Institute of Technology, CA
Emory University, GABrown University, RIMassachusetts Institute of Technology, MA
Johns Hopkins University, MDUniversity of California, Berkeley CAStanford University, CA
University of Southern California, CACalifornia Institute of Technology, CAColumbia University, NY
Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), PADuke University, NCYale University, CT
Vanderbilt University, TNUniversity of Pennsylvania, PAHarvard University, MA
Rice University, TXWilliams College, MAPrinceton University, NJ
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Last Updated on: September 1st, 2017