The Ness School of Management and Economics offers students a high-quality education and excellent job placement opportunities. Our 30 full-time faculty members teach a broad range of courses in economics and related business disciplines, including finance, accounting, entrepreneurship, strategic management and marketing. We conduct research on applied micro- and macroeconomics, agricultural marketing and trade, farm and ranch management, agricultural policy and rural development, and natural resources/environmental issues, and we provide extension, outreach and general service programs in economics.
Harding Hall Renovation Receives Award
From its start in 1954 as a men’s residence hall, Harding Hall has seen a few changes. However, none of those changes were as drastic as it becoming the home of the Ness School of Management and Economics.Learn More
Ness School Year in Review 2019
A look at all of the changes and monumental events that happened in the Ness School in 2019.Read More
Student case study team triumphs at international competition
South Dakota State University’s student case study team wanted to better last year’s performance at the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association’s competition—and it did.
Jones named director of Ness School of Management and Economics
Eluned Jones has been named the founding director of South Dakota State University’s Ness School of Management and Economics. The Ness School officially opens July 1.Learn more about the Ness School's new Director