Liberal Arts Schools
In Mission, South Dakota

In Mission, there is only one liberal arts school where liberal arts faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the liberal arts academic community in Mission, and the future trends. Academia in liberal arts includes liberal arts training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Liberal Arts
  • Bachelors degree in Liberal Arts


Professional Trends

Mission Vs. South Dakota Liberal Arts Employment

Mission 30
South Dakota 170

Of the 170 liberal arts professionals employed in South Dakota, 30 work in Mission. As the employment for liberal arts professionals in Mission has increased, overall employment in Mission has also increased.

Mission Vs. South Dakota Liberal Arts employment growth

170 180 180 200 170
No data No data 40 No data 30
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Mission

Liberal Arts VS. All professions salaries in Mission

No data $53,080 $57,560 No data $50,890
$27,810 $28,740 $30,120 No data $31,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Liberal Arts in Mission
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mission

In 2010 an average salary of $50,890 per year was earned by liberal arts professionals in Mission. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Mission.

Salary percentiles for Liberal arts professionals in Mission

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Liberal arts professionals in Mission earn a median salary of $45,840 per year. The 10% of liberal arts professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,320 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 86% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Liberal arts professionals and related professions in Mission

Liberal Arts

On average liberal arts professional salaries in Mission are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Liberal Arts schools in Mission


There is only one accredited liberal arts school in the city. Many of Mission's liberal arts professionals are graduates of this school.

Liberal Arts Programs Offered In Mission


There is one degree and certificate program in liberal arts offered by Mission's liberal arts school.

Student Completed Liberal Arts Degrees In Mission


Approximately 2 students completed liberal arts courses in 2010.

Liberal Arts Faculty Salaries in Mission, South Dakota

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