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Music Schools in South Dakota

32 students earned Music degrees in South Dakota in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Music is the 82nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Music Majors in South Dakota

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 16
Bachelor’s Degree 15
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1

Gender Distribution

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

Music Majors in SD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 3.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 81.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 12.5%
  • Other Races: 3.1%
Music Majors in SD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Music Grads in South Dakota

In this state, there are 3,790 people employed in jobs related to a music degree, compared to 1,213,230 nationwide.

Music Jobs Nationwide vs. SD

Wages for Music Jobs in South Dakota

Music grads earn an average of $42,960 in the state and $63,500 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in South Dakota that offer music degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
10,066 Total Students

The average student takes 4.43 years to complete their degree at USD. The student loan default rate of 4.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
3,493 Total Students

The 8.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.55 years to graduate.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
12,104 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.53 years. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $19,503. Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid.

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,900 after earning their degree at this institution. The 8.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,073.

#5

Augustana University

Sioux Falls
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
2,133 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.23 years to graduate. This private institution charges an average net price of $22,891. Graduates earn an average $37,700 after graduation.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
1,024 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,000 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,044 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 42% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. The student loan default rate of 5.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
1,615 Total Students

The average student takes 4.22 years to complete their degree at University of Sioux Falls. 37% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

Music Careers in SD

Some of the careers music majors go into include:

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 15% $59,850
High School Teachers 6% $42,770

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

Major Annual Graduates in SD
Fine & Studio Arts 64
Design & Applied Arts 58
Drama & Theater Arts 31
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 6
General Visual & Performing Arts 2
Arts & Media Management 2

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