Accredited Education

Masters in Healthcare in South Dakota

According to the Health Care Workforce Center, established by the South Dakota Department of Health, South Dakota has a thriving and growing health care industry. Health care jobs that provide direct health care services are identified as being among the fastest-growing professions in South Dakota and are projected to make up more than 10% of the state’s projected new jobs through 2018.

The Health Care Workforce Center also identified physician assistants as one of the top health care occupations, with a projected 27.6% increase in growth of positions through 2018. A master’s degree in health care is the minimal requirement to be a physician assistant, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The BLS shows the average salary of a physician assistant in South Dakota to be $85,190.

South Dakota Universities

Colorado Technical University – Sioux Falls

Online Master's Health Degrees Offered: Master of Business in Health Care Management
Accredited By: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Type: 4-year, Private for-profit
Phone Number: (605) 361-0200
Address: 3901 W 59th St
Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57108-2272

Dakota State University

Online Master's Health Degrees Offered: Master of Science in Health Informatics
Accredited By: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Type: 4-year, Public
Website:
Phone Number: (605) 256-5111
Address: 820 N Washington Ave
Madison, South Dakota 57042-1799

Globe University – Sioux Falls

Online Master's Health Degrees Offered: Master of Science in Health Care Management
Accredited By: Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Type: 4-year, primarily associate's, Private for-profit
Phone Number: (605) 977-0705
Address: 5101 S Broadband Ln
Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57108

National American University – Rapid City

Online Master's Health Degrees Offered: Master of Business in Health Care Administration
Master of Science in Nursing
Accredited By: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Type: 4-year, Private for-profit
Website:
Phone Number: (605) 394-4800
Address: 5301 South Highway 16
Rapid City, South Dakota 57701-3692

National American University – Sioux Falls

Online Master's Health Degrees Offered: Master of Business in Health Care Administration
Master of Science in Nursing
Accredited By: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Type: 4-year, primarily associate's, Private for-profit
Website:
Phone Number: (605) 336-4600
Address: 5801 South Corporate Place
Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57108-4293

South Dakota State University

Online Master's Health Degrees Offered: Master of Science in Nursing
Accredited By: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Type: 4-year, Public
Website:
Phone Number: (800) 952-3541
Address: Administration Lane
Brookings, South Dakota 57007-1898

University of Sioux Falls

Online Master's Health Degrees Offered: Master of Business in Health Care Management
Accredited By: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Type: 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Phone Number: (605) 331-5000
Address: 1101 W 22nd St
Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57105-1699

University of South Dakota

Online Master's Health Degrees Offered: Master of Science in Health Services
Accredited By: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Type: 4-year, Public
Website:
Phone Number: (605) 677-5301
Address: 414 E Clark St
Vermillion, South Dakota 57069-2390