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General Education Schools in South Dakota

88 students earned Education degrees in South Dakota in the 2020-2021 year.

A General Education major is the 5th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Education Majors in South Dakota

Education majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 87
Bachelor’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In South Dakota, a education major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of education majors in South Dakota is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 1.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.8%
  • White: 88.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 3.4%

Jobs for General Education Grads in South Dakota

240 people in the state and 60,930 in the nation are employed in jobs related to education.


Wages for General Education Jobs in South Dakota

A typical salary for a education grad in the state is $69,240, compared to a typical salary of $73,680 nationwide.


There are 2 colleges in South Dakota that offer education degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:


Augustana University

Sioux Falls
87 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
2,019 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $24,066. The 1.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,628 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $21,662. Graduates earn an average $42,369 after graduation. The student loan default rate of 2.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

General Education Careers in SD

Some of the careers education majors go into include:

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Education Professors 9% $63,520

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to education.

Major Annual Graduates in SD
Teacher Education Grade Specific 406
Teacher Education Subject Specific 198
Educational Administration 158
Special Education 94
Curriculum & Instruction 54
Student Counseling 26
Instructional Media Design 21

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