South Dakota Psychology Programs
(found 9 schools)

Listed below are all of the accredited schools in South Dakota that offer Psychology degree programs.

Overview

South Dakota is home to Mount Rushmore. The heads of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt were carved by sculptor Gutzon Borglum. He started work on the monument in 1927 and finished 14 years later. The project cost only $1 million. Over the years, the mountain carving has drawn millions of tourists from around the world. If you want to study and work as a psychologist in the state, you’ll find good pay and a lower than average cost of living.

Psychology Education in South Dakota

If you’re looking for psychology programs in South Dakota, you’ll find fewer than 10 schools. Opportunities for graduate study are available, but choices are limited at the doctoral level. The best place to look for psychology scholarships is your school.

Outlook for Psychology in South Dakota

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2012 data, clinical, counseling, and school psychologists earn a mean annual wage of over $69,290 in South Dakota, which is higher than the salary's for the same positions in surrounding states, but lower than the national average. Unfortunately, there are relatively few employment opportunities.

South Dakota Psychology Schools

Augustana College (Sioux Falls, SD)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Master of Arts in Psychology
Black Hills State University (Spearfish, SD)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Dakota Wesleyan University (Mitchell, SD)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Behavioral Science
Major in Psychology
Kilian Community College (Sioux Falls, SD)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Associate of Applied Science in Chemical Dependency Counseling
Associate of Arts in Psychology
Certificate in Chemical Dependency Counseling
Mount Marty College (Yankton, SD)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Art in Psychology
Northern State University (Aberdeen, SD)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Master of Science in Education Counseling - Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Master of Science in Education Counseling - School Counseling
South Dakota State University (Brookings, SD)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Graduate School Preparation
Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Psychological Services
Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Teaching
Master of Science - Counseling in a Rehabilitation and Mental Health Setting
Master of Science - Counseling in a School Setting
Master of Science - Counseling in a Student Affairs Setting
Master of Science - Counseling in an Agency Setting
University of Sioux Falls (Sioux Falls, SD)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
BA in Psychology - Counseling
BA in Psychology - Experimental
University of South Dakota (Vermillion, SD)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Disaster Response
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Disaster Response
Certificate in Disaster Mental Health
Certificate in Disaster Mental Health (online)
Education Specialist in Counselor Education
Education Specialist in Educational Psychology
Education Specialist in School Psychology
Juris Docto & Master of Arts in Psychology
Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology
Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology - Clinical/Disaster Psychology
Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology - Human Factors Psychology
Master of Arts in Counseling - Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Master of Arts in Counseling - School Counseling
Master of Arts in Counseling - Substance Abuse Counseling
Master of Arts in Educational Psychology
PhD in Clinical Psychology
PhD in Clinical Psychology - Clinical/Disaster Psychology
PhD in Clinical Psychology - Human Factors Psychology
PhD in Counselor Education
PhD in Educational Psychology
PhD in School Psychology