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Finance & Financial Management Schools in South Dakota

In 2020-2021, 107 students earned their Finance degrees in SD.

A Finance & Financial Management major is the 6th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Finance & Financial Management Majors in South Dakota

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 58
Associate Degree 35
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 6
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 6
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 6
Post-Master’s Certificate 4
Master’s Degree 4
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 4

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 1.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.9%
  • White: 89.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.9%
  • Other Races: 3.7%

Jobs for Finance & Financial Management Grads in South Dakota

There are 15,700 people in the state and 5,710,980 people in the nation working in finance jobs.


Wages for Finance & Financial Management Jobs in South Dakota

Finance grads earn an average of $63,230 in the state and $79,830 nationwide.


There are 7 colleges in South Dakota that offer finance degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
9,459 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $19,389. The student loan default rate is 3.10% which is lower than average. In their early career, USD grads earn an average salary of $40,830.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,217 Total Students

A typical student attending LATI will pay a net price of $13,301. 93% of students get financical aid. 72% of the teachers are full time.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
3,431 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.46 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 96% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,695.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
3,186 Total Students

78% of the teachers are full time. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.41 years to graduate.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,330 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. In their early career, Southeast Tech grads earn an average salary of $37,573. Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid.


Augustana University

Sioux Falls
5 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
2,019 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $44,200 after graduation. The student loan default rate is 1.70% which is lower than average. An average student at Augustana Sioux Falls will pay a net price of $24,066.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
933 Total Students

In their early career, Dakota Wesleyan University grads earn an average salary of $42,282. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,929. The full-time teacher rate is 56%.

Finance & Financial Management Careers in SD

Some of the careers finance majors go into include:

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Financial Managers 19% $121,580
Credit Counselors 17% $36,800
Personal Financial Advisors 15% $68,830
Loan Interviewers and Clerks 12% $34,510
Loan Officers 12% $59,520
Credit Analysts 11% $58,980
Financial Analysts 10% $69,240
General and Operations Managers 9% $111,600
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 9% $91,800
Budget Analysts 8% $59,860
Financial Specialists 0% $48,300
Tellers -4% $27,170
Bill and Account Collectors -4% $31,900
Credit Authorizers, Checkers, and Clerks -5% $33,730

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

Major Annual Graduates in SD
Business Administration & Management 603
Accounting 241
Marketing 140
Business & Commerce 99
Managerial Economics 55
Construction Management 38
Human Resource Management 29
Other Business & Marketing 28

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