Theology in South Dakota

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Schools Offering Theology Programs in South Dakota


Each year, approximately 0.1% of South Dakota graduates receive degrees in theology. In other words, every year an estimated 31 theologists graduate from South Dakota's 6 theology schools.

Top Schools

Augustana College, which is located in Sioux Falls, is the top-ranked school in South Dakota that has a theology program. It received a ranking of 32nd in the country in 2010. 2 students graduated with a degree in theology from Augustana College in 2010. The tuition rate at Augustana College was $25,104 per year.

Dakota Wesleyan University, which is located in Mitchell, is the second-ranked school in South Dakota that has a theology program. It received a ranking of 46th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Dakota Wesleyan University theology program. Students at Dakota Wesleyan University paid $19,850 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in South Dakota that has a theology program is University of Sioux Falls. University of Sioux Falls, which was ranked 76th in the country in 2010, is located in Sioux Falls. 4 students graduated with degree in theology from University of Sioux Falls in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Sioux Falls was $21,890 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a South Dakota theology school, average tuition will be $16,985 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $15,135 per year to $25,104 per year. The South Dakota theology schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  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 theology schools in South Dakota that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Presentation College - located in Aberdeen, students are charged $15,135 per year
  2. Dakota Wesleyan University - located in Mitchell, students are charged $19,850 per year
  3. Mount Marty College - located in Yankton, students are charged $19,932 per year

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

Most people who graduate from theology school in South Dakota go on to work as a theologist. In 2010, there were 50 theologists working in South Dakota. The following counties have the largest number of South Dakota theologists:

Salary

A theologist in South Dakota earns $60,450 per year on average.

More Information

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

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

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

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
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
6,636 miles from location Presentation College Aberdeen SD 21.2999 58% 679
6,563 miles from location Sioux Falls Seminary Sioux Falls SD 0.0149408 n/a 125
 

Curious what studying Theology 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)
1
Clergy + 110 $42,160 37.5%
2
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary + 50 $60,450 25.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are theology related jobs in South Dakota