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Information Technology Schools in South Dakota

22 students earned IT degrees in South Dakota in the 2018-2019 year.

An Information Technology major is the 11th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Information Technology Majors in South Dakota

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 22

Gender Distribution

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

Information Technology Majors in SD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 45.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.5%
  • White: 27.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 22.7%
Information Technology Majors in SD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Information Technology Grads in South Dakota

3,300 people in the state and 2,578,690 in the nation are employed in jobs related to IT.

Information Technology Jobs Nationwide vs. SD

Wages for Information Technology Jobs in South Dakota

IT grads earn an average of $90,430 in the state and $111,130 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in South Dakota that offer IT degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
5% Graduation Rate
1,306 Total Students

In their early career, Oglala Lakota College grads earn an average salary of $15,600. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
3,268 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.40%. It takes the average student 4.56 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 70%.

Information Technology Careers in SD

Some of the careers IT majors go into include:

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 29% $72,720
Information Security Analysts 29% $91,050
Systems Software Developers 16% $86,980
Computer Network Architects 10% $100,570
Computer and Information Systems Managers 10% $128,490
Computer Systems Analysts 8% $73,260

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

Major Annual Graduates in SD
General Computer Science 224

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