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Allied Health Professions Schools in South Dakota

216 Allied Health students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

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.

Allied Health Professions Majors in SD Gender Diversity Statistics

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%
Allied Health Professions Majors in SD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in South Dakota

There are 4,580 people in the state and 1,414,230 people in the nation working in allied health jobs.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. SD

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in South Dakota

Allied Health grads earn an average of $54,290 in the state and $61,540 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

In their early career, Southeast Tech grads earn an average salary of $34,200. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,779. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

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

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 64%. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,214 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 54% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,987. 91% of students get financical aid.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,162 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 91%. The student loan default rate of 7.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,228 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,100 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending LATI will pay a net price of $12,437. The full-time teacher rate is 70%.

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

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.20%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $19,503. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,900 a year.

#7

Sanford Medical Center

Sioux Falls
12 Degrees in Major Awarded
24 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.60%. 4 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. It takes the average student 4.56 years to graduate. A typical student attending Dakota State will pay a net price of $17,244.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
24 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.

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

This private institution charges an average net price of $19,682. The student loan default rate of 5.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. In their early career, Mount Marty grads earn an average salary of $32,500.

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

35% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

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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