Nurse Practitioner in South Dakota

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Schools Offering Nurse Practitioning Programs in South Dakota

Around 0.3% of South Dakota's graduates graduate from nurse practitioning degree programs every year. Thus, South Dakota's 4 nurse practitioner schools put out approximately 58 nurse practitioners each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in South Dakota that has a nurse practitioner program is Augustana College. Augustana College, which was ranked 32nd in the country in 2010, is located in Sioux Falls. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Augustana College's nurse practitioner program. Augustana College charged in-state students $25,104 in tuition fees per year.

South Dakota State University, which was ranked 68th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in South Dakota that has a nurse practitioner program. It is located in Brookings. Students at South Dakota State University paid $6,444 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in South Dakota with a nurse practitioner program is Mount Marty College, which is located in Yankton. In 2010, it was ranked 76th nationwide. In 2010, 41 students graduated from Mount Marty College nurse practitioner program. Tuition at Mount Marty College was $19,932 per year.


Tuition at South Dakota's nurse practitioner schools ranges from $25,104 per year to $3,960 per year. But, the average tuition is $13,860 per year. In 2010, the nurse practitioner schools that charged the highest tuition rates in South Dakota were:

  1. Augustana College - located in Sioux Falls, students are charged $25,104 per year
  2. Mount Marty College - located in Yankton, students are charged $19,932 per year
  3. South Dakota State University - located in Brookings, students are charged $6,444 per year

The nurse practitioner schools in South Dakota that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Sisseton Wahpeton College - located in Sisseton, students are charged $3,960 per year
  2. South Dakota State University - located in Brookings, students are charged $6,444 per year
  3. Mount Marty College - located in Yankton, students are charged $19,932 per year

A nurse practitioner degree from a South Dakota school... what next?

The highest percentage of nurse practitioner graduates in South Dakota pursue careers as a nurse practitioner. 40 nurse practitioners were working in South Dakota in 2010. In South Dakota, the largest numbers of nurse practitioners work in the following counties:


On average, nurse practitioners earn $55,800 per year.

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

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

  • Master's Degree in Nurse Practitioning in South Dakota
  • Certificate in Nurse Practitioning in South Dakota

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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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
6,562 miles from location Augustana College Sioux Falls SD 67.8064 42% 1,793
6,600 miles from location Mount Marty College Yankton SD 23.7367 45% 1,214
6,856 miles from location Sisseton Wahpeton College Sisseton SD 9.22432 n/a 237

Curious what studying Nurse Practitioner 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)
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other + 40 $55,800

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are nurse practitioner related jobs in South Dakota