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South Dakota State University offers a diverse academic portfolio of majors, minors and specializations. We welcome you to our community of learners and encourage you to become part of the Jackrabbit family where you can discover your dreams and achieve your goals.

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Colleges & Departments.

College of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Sciences

College of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Sciences

Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering

Agronomy, Horticulture & Plant Science

Animal Science

Dairy & Food Science

Natural Resource Management

Ness School of Management and Economics

Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences

College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Aerospace Studies

Architecture

English

Military Science

Ness School of Management and Economics

Psychology

School of American and Global Studies

School of Communication & Journalism

School of Design

School of Performing Arts

Sociology & Rural Studies

College of Education & Human Sciences

College of Education & Human Sciences

Consumer Sciences

Counseling & Human Development

Health & Nutritional Sciences

Teaching, Learning & Leadership

College of Natural Sciences
 

College of Natural Sciences

Biology & Microbiology

Chemistry & Biochemistry

Geography & Geospatial Sciences

Physics

College of Nursing

College of Nursing

Graduate Nursing

Undergraduate Nursing

College of Pharmacy & Allied Health Professions

College of Pharmacy & Allied Health Professions

Allied and Population Health

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Pharmacy Practice

Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering

Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering

Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Construction & Operations Management

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Mathematics & Statistics

Mechanical Engineering

Graduate School

Graduate School

Van D. & Barbara B. Fishback Honors College

Van D. & Barbara B. Fishback Honors College

 

 

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SDSU promotes test-optional admissions, adjusts Jackrabbit Guarantee scholarship program for high school seniors

South Dakota State University announced today test-optional opportunities for high school seniors applying to SDSU for fall 2021.

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Thorngren to enter private practice; SDSU opens search for new dean

Jill Thorngren, dean of the College of Education and Human Sciences at South Dakota State University, announced today she is leaving SDSU to build her private practice, JT Counseling, in Bozeman, Montana. Thorngren will remain at SDSU until the end of the academic year.

Spring 2021 Semester Proceeds as Planned at State Universities

The South Dakota Board of Regents today agreed to maintain a spring semester calendar of 77 class days for the six public universities, with the academic term beginning Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, and concluding Friday, May 7, 2021.