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General Physical Sciences in South Dakota

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General Physical Sciences Schools in South Dakota

In 2018-2019, 3 students earned their Physical Science degrees in SD.

A General Physical Sciences major is the 168th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Physical Sciences Majors in South Dakota

Physical Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 3

Gender Distribution

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

General Physical Sciences Majors in SD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 33.3%
  • White: 66.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
General Physical Sciences Majors in SD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Physical Sciences Grads in South Dakota

In this state, there are 3,600 people employed in jobs related to a physical science degree, compared to 1,111,830 nationwide.

General Physical Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. SD

Wages for General Physical Sciences Jobs in South Dakota

In this state, physical science grads earn an average of $42,960. Nationwide, they make an average of $64,340.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
3,382 Total Students

In their early career, Dakota State grads earn an average salary of $33,300. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $17,244. 95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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

This public school has an average net price of $16,073. 91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student loan default rate of 8.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

General Physical Sciences Careers in SD

Some of the careers physical science majors go into include:

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Natural Sciences Managers 12% $99,900
High School Teachers 6% $42,770

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

Major Annual Graduates in SD
Chemistry 60
Geological & Earth Sciences 25
Physics 18
Atmospheric Sciences 5
Other Physical Science 3
Materials Sciences 1

View all majors related to General Physical Sciences

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