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Genetics Schools in South Dakota

2 students earned Genetics degrees in South Dakota in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Genetics is the 172nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Genetics Majors in South Dakota

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

In South Dakota, a genetics major is equally popular with women and men.

Genetics Majors in SD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 100.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
Genetics Majors in SD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Genetics Grads in South Dakota

In this state, there are 500 people employed in jobs related to a genetics degree, compared to 274,990 nationwide.

Genetics Jobs Nationwide vs. SD

Wages for Genetics Jobs in South Dakota

A typical salary for a genetics grad in the state is $80,900, compared to a typical salary of $96,420 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
4,035 Total Students

57% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, BHSU grads earn an average salary of $29,900. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

Genetics Careers in SD

Some of the careers genetics majors go into include:

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Biological Science Professors 19% $81,640
Medical Scientists 14% $71,390
Natural Sciences Managers 12% $99,900
Biological Scientists 0% $65,790

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

Major Annual Graduates in SD
General Biology 370
Biotechnology 32
Biochemistry & Biophysics 25
Microbiology Science & Immunology 18
Ecology & Systematics Biology 8
Other Biological Sciences 5
Botany/Plant Biology 1

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