Music in South Dakota

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Schools Offering Music Programs in South Dakota


Around 0.1% of South Dakota's graduates graduate from music degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 29 musicians graduate from South Dakota's 8 music schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in South Dakota with a music program is Augustana College, which is located in Sioux Falls. In 2010, it was ranked 32nd nationwide. 2 students graduated with a degree in music from Augustana College in 2010. Augustana College charged in-state students $25,104 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in South Dakota with a music program is University of South Dakota, which is located in Vermillion. In 2010, it was ranked 36th nationwide. 14 students graduated with degree in music from University of South Dakota in 2010. University of South Dakota charged in-state students $6,762 in tuition fees per year.

Dakota Wesleyan University, which was ranked 36th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in South Dakota that has a music program. It is located in Mitchell. Students at Dakota Wesleyan University paid $19,850 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at South Dakota's music schools ranges from $25,104 per year to $6,351 per year. But, the average tuition is $14,161 per year. In 2010, the following South Dakota music schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Augustana College - located in Sioux Falls, students are charged $25,104 per year
  2. University of Sioux Falls - located in Sioux Falls, students are charged $21,890 per year
  3. Mount Marty College - located in Yankton, students are charged $19,932 per year

The following South Dakota music schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Northern State University - located in Aberdeen, students are charged $6,351 per year
  2. South Dakota State University - located in Brookings, students are charged $6,444 per year
  3. University of South Dakota - located in Vermillion, students are charged $6,762 per year

A music degree from a South Dakota school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of South Dakota musicians:

  1. Lincoln County - 80 musicians

Salary

On average, musicians earn a salary of $0 per year in South Dakota state.

On average, the highest paid musicians in South Dakota were:

  1. Horn Player - per year

The musicians with lowest average salaries in South Dakota were:

  1. Horn Player - per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in music in South Dakota and to compare salaries with various related fields such as music or audio engineering, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Music in South Dakota
  • Master's Degree in Music in South Dakota

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,560 miles from location South Dakota State University Brookings SD 31.8924 55% 12,376
6,576 miles from location University of South Dakota Vermillion SD 64.495 41% 9,617
6,906 miles from location Black Hills State University Spearfish SD 19.3478 54% 4,076
6,636 miles from location Northern State University Aberdeen SD 24.2292 38% 2,625
6,562 miles from location Augustana College Sioux Falls SD 67.8064 42% 1,793
6,562 miles from location University of Sioux Falls Sioux Falls SD 24.3457 41% 1,570
6,600 miles from location Mount Marty College Yankton SD 23.7367 45% 1,214
6,626 miles from location Dakota Wesleyan University Mitchell SD 53.9083 39% 763
 

Curious what studying Music 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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Musicians and Singers + 80 n/a
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are music related jobs in South Dakota