Healthcare Management in South Dakota

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Schools Offering Healthcare Management Programs in South Dakota


Around 0.1% of South Dakota's graduates graduate from healthcare management degree programs every year. Thus, South Dakota's 2 healthcare management schools put out approximately 26 healthcare managers each year.

Top Schools

University of South Dakota, which was ranked 36th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in South Dakota that has a healthcare management program. It is located in Vermillion. In 2010, University of South Dakota graduated 21 students from its healthcare management program. University of South Dakota charged in-state students $6,762 in tuition fees per year.

Dakota State University, which was ranked 76th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in South Dakota that has a healthcare management program. It is located in Madison. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Dakota State University healthcare management program. Students at Dakota State University paid $6,455 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a South Dakota healthcare management school, average tuition will be $6,609 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $6,455 per year to $6,762 per year. In 2010, the following South Dakota healthcare management schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. University of South Dakota - located in Vermillion, students are charged $6,762 per year
  2. Dakota State University - located in Madison, students are charged $6,455 per year

The healthcare management schools in South Dakota that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Dakota State University - located in Madison, students are charged $6,455 per year
  2. University of South Dakota - located in Vermillion, students are charged $6,762 per year

A healthcare management degree from a South Dakota school... what next?

The highest percentage of healthcare management graduates in South Dakota pursue careers as a healthcare manager. If you decide to work as a healthcare manager in South Dakota, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 590 South Dakota healthcare managers as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of South Dakota healthcare managers:

  1. Lincoln County - 210 healthcare managers
  2. Beadle County - 170 healthcare managers
  3. Meade County - 80 healthcare managers

Salary

On average, healthcare managers earn $83,350 per year. In 2010, however, some South Dakota healthcare managers earned as little as less than $50,590 per year or as much as more than $132,620 per year. On average a healthcare manager earns the most in the following South Dakota counties:

  1. Lincoln County - $92,030 per year
  2. Bennett County - $87,320 per year
  3. Meade County - $84,960 per year

A healthcare manager in the following counties in South Dakota make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Aurora County - $67,160 per year
  2. Beadle County - $78,490 per year
  3. Meade County - $84,960 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional South Dakota statistics regarding a career in healthcare management and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as healthcare management or business management.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Management in South Dakota

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,576 miles from location University of South Dakota Vermillion SD 64.495 41% 9,617
6,578 miles from location Dakota State University Madison SD 23.5379 51% 2,827
 

Curious what studying Healthcare Management gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in South Dakota

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Medical and Health Services Managers + 590 $83,350 -7.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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