Nursing Schools In South Dakota

Nursing classes faculty can choose to work at one of 10 accredited nursing schools in South Dakota. The trends in South Dakota's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:


Schools

  1. Augustana College in Sioux Falls

    2001 S Summit Ave, Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57197-0001

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  2. Dakota Wesleyan University

    1200 W University Ave, Mitchell, South Dakota 57301-4398

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  3. Mount Marty College

    1105 W. 8th Street, Yankton, South Dakota 57078-3724

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  4. National American University-Rapid City

    321 Kansas City Street, Rapid City, South Dakota 57701-3692

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  5. National American University-Sioux Falls

    5801 South Corporate Place, Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57108-4293

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  6. Oglala Lakota College

    490 Piya Wiconi Road, Kyle, South Dakota 57752-0490

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  7. Presentation College

    1500 N Main, Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401-1280

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  8. South Dakota State University

    Administration Lane, Brookings, South Dakota 57007-1898

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  9. Sisseton Wahpeton College

    BIA Rd 700, Sisseton, South Dakota 57262

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  10. University of South Dakota

    414 E Clark St, Vermillion, South Dakota 57069-2390

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

South Dakota Vs. National Nursing Employment

South Dakota 19,320
National 5,150,780

Approximately 0% of the country's nursing professionals work in South Dakota state.

Employment Growth for Nursing professionals In South Dakota

18,170 18,010 18,510 19,040 19,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In South Dakota, the field of nursing is growing. 1,150 more nursing professionals were working in South Dakota in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of nursing professionals has grown by 6%. This growth is slower than the national trend for nursing professionals which shows a 7% increase in the number of nursing professionals working around the nation.

Nursing VS. All Professions salaries in South Dakota

$42,933 $47,048 $48,540 $49,158 $50,078
$38,163 $39,417 $40,567 $40,767 $40,691
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In South Dakota, as the number of nursing professionals is growing, the salaries earned by nursing professionals are increasing. In 2006 nursing professionals made a mean salary of $42,933 per year, and in 2010 they made $50,078 per year.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in South Dakota

10th percentile
$36,172
25th percentile
$40,544
50th percentile
$47,870
75th percentile
$57,150
90th percentile
$67,832

Thus, nursing professionals' salaries grew by 14% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In South Dakota state, within the field of nursing, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid nursing professionals earn 88% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in South Dakota

BSN
$54,730
Forensic Nursing
$69,575
Gerontology
$55,048
Nursing
$50,078
RN to BSN
$54,730

Nursing professionals in South Dakota earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Nursing programs available for each degree type for all schools in South Dakota

associate
6
bachelor
7
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
5
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As the number of nursing professionals is increasing in South Dakota state, the number of students graduating from the 10 accredited nursing schools in South Dakota state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 40 nursing graduates from nursing courses in South Dakota and in 2010 there were 1,087 graduates.

Thus there was a 2618% percent increase in the number of nursing school degree or certificate graduates in South Dakota. A majority of these graduates, or 32%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in nursing.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in South Dakota

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