People watching is fascinating to most people, but to you, it could be a profession. Your mind is constantly running to figure out how and why people do the things they do.
Human sciences focuses on just that. It observes humans from every perspective, which is helping to open a number of jobs. Careers in human sciences are growing faster than average. Dietician and nutritionist jobs are growing at a rate of 21%. Recreation jobs are growing at 14%, fitness trainers at 13%, and social workers at 19%*. And the list goes on. All of these careers are looking at promising and stable futures, but where will you fit in?
Differing from traditional sciences, the college of human sciences relies on social experiments and observations rather than mathematical calculations or chemical explosions. Scientists, regardless of field, are always asking why. Make research your new hobby and join the human sciences adventure.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
University of South Dakota offers 36 Human and Social Sciences degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a faraway town. In 2019, 311 Human and Social Sciences students graduated with students earning 182 Bachelor's degrees, 93 Master's degrees, 25 Certificates, and 11 Doctoral degrees.
South Dakota State University offers 35 Human and Social Sciences degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a remote town. In 2019, 264 Human and Social Sciences students graduated with students earning 219 Bachelor's degrees, 36 Master's degrees, 8 Associate's degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.
University of Sioux Falls offers 16 Human and Social Sciences degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 84 Human and Social Sciences students graduated with students earning 83 Bachelor's degrees, and 1 Associate's degree.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of South Dakota Vermillion, SD||24 : 1||9,920|
|South Dakota State University Brookings, SD||22 : 1||11,512|
|Augustana University Sioux Falls, SD||14 : 1||2,113|
|University of Sioux Falls Sioux Falls, SD||29 : 1||1,675|
|Black Hills State University Spearfish, SD||30 : 1||3,858|
|Oglala Lakota College Kyle, SD||22 : 1||1,306|
|Northern State University Aberdeen, SD||38 : 1||3,427|
|Sioux Falls Seminary Sioux Falls, SD||84 : 1||419|
|Lake Area Technical College Watertown, SD||21 : 1||2,228|
|Sinte Gleska University Mission, SD||31 : 1||549|
|Dakota Wesleyan University Mitchell, SD||18 : 1||880|
|Mount Marty College Yankton, SD||23 : 1||1,049|
|South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Rapid City, SD||16 : 1||2,525|
|Presentation College Aberdeen, SD||17 : 1||584|
|Mitchell Technical Institute Mitchell, SD||17 : 1||1,162|
|Western Dakota Technical Institute Rapid City, SD||26 : 1||1,214|
|Sisseton Wahpeton College Sisseton, SD||9 : 1||119|
|Dakota State University Madison, SD||31 : 1||3,268|
|Institute of Lutheran Theology Brookings, SD|