Colleges & Universities

Colleges & Universities

The Sioux Empire offers a range of higher education options for students . . . young and old. A variety of programs are available to prepare students for future careers in everything from cyber security to agricultural technology to medicine.


For more than a century, the Sanford School of Medicine of The University of South Dakota has set the standard for medical education of students, residents and professionals in the state. The school´s mission includes education, research and service and emphasizes family practice to help create the next generation of doctors for the state.


Colleges & Universities in Sioux Falls


 •  Augustana University
 •  University of Sioux Falls
 •  South Dakota Public Universities & Research Center
 •  Southeast Technical Institute
 •  Sanford School of Medicine of The University of South Dakota
 •  National American University-Sioux Falls
 •  Globe University / Minnesota School of Business
 •  Mount Marty

There are 3 major public universities located within an hour´s drive of Sioux Falls:


 •  Dakota State University
 •  South Dakota State University
 •  University of South Dakota
Sioux Falls has 35,500 students attending post-secondary institutions in the region, reports Sioux Falls Development Foundation.

Utilities: The Sioux Falls Advantage

Sioux Falls has an extensive, well-developed network of utilities that service businesses and homes in the region. Electric service is reliable and costs are competitive. Water is plentiful and clean, and our recently upgraded water system ensures that the region is prepared for ongoing business and population growth. Our telecommunications infrastructure provides a strong home base for national data, financial, and customer service centers.

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