Undergraduate Majors

Undergraduate degrees are offered in more than 70 majors. Explore endless possibilities for your future career through the listing of majors below. Consult program advising guides to understand specific course requirements for any degree. Price estimates by major are also provided.

Undecided on a Major?

Are you waiting for your major to present itself to you? If you are, you are not alone. Many students who enter South Dakota State University do so without declaring a major. To assist you in deciding on a major, you will participate in the Exploratory Studies program.

Pre-Professional Programs

South Dakota State University offers pre-professional programs designed to prepare students to apply to professional schools. While a pre-professional program is not a substitute for a major, it does provide strong advising assistance so that required coursework is completed, and you are well positioned for entry into a professional degree. 

Pre-Chiropractic
Pre-Dental
Pre-Law
Pre-Medicine
Pre-Ministerial
Pre-Mortuary
Pre-Occupational Therapy
Pre-Optometry
Pre-Physical Therapy

Pre-Physician Assistant
Pre-Veterinary Medicine