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General Education Schools in South Dakota

88 Education students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

As a degree choice, General Education is the 29th most popular major in the 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

Most students complete their degree in 4.03 years. 73% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, Augustana Sioux Falls grads earn an average salary of $44,200.

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

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.30%. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

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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