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Allied Health Professions Schools in South Dakota

In 2018-2019, 216 students earned their Allied Health degrees in SD.

In this state, Allied Health Professions is the 2nd most popular major out of a total 32 majors commonly available.

Gender Distribution

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

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Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.5%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.6%
  • White: 88.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.4%
  • Other Races: 4.6%
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Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in South Dakota

In this state, there are 4,580 people employed in jobs related to an allied health degree, compared to 1,414,230 nationwide.

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Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in South Dakota

A typical salary for a allied health grad in the state is $54,290, compared to a typical salary of $61,540 nationwide.

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There are 14 colleges in South Dakota that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,380 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $34,200 after graduation. The student loan default rate is 9.30% which is lower than average. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,779.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
584 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $35,600 after graduation. The average student takes 4.21 years to complete their degree at Presentation College. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,699.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,214 Total Students

54% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,987.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,162 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 91% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 7.60% which is lower than average. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,725.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,228 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,100 a year. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
11,512 Total Students

The average student takes 4.53 years to complete their degree at South Dakota State. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending South Dakota State will pay a net price of $19,503.

#7

Sanford Medical Center

Sioux Falls
12 Degrees in Major Awarded
24 Total Students

The 6.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. 4 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
3,268 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,244. The 7.40% student loan default rate is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,300 a year.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
24 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,049 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $32,500 after graduation. 100% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 42%.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
880 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,000 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. An average student at Dakota Wesleyan University will pay a net price of $22,388.

Allied Health Professions Careers in SD

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 22% $61,100
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 17% $46,750
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 14% $59,590
Health Technologists and Technicians 14% $53,550
Surgical Technologists 14% $39,990
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 13% $65,190
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 11% $30,360

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

Major Annual Graduates in SD
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 203
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 130
Health/Medical Admin Services 121
Health Sciences & Services 112
Allied Health Services 100
Dental Support Services 96
Mental & Social Health Services 49
Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 19

View all majors related to Allied Health Professions

View Nationwide Allied Health Professions Report

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