Learning & Leadership Research
Drive impactful research in learning and leadership, cultivating essential skills and making a positive impact in communities and the workforce as a leader.
Making an Impact
Carnegie Classification: Doctoral University – High research value.
Graduate research programs have had a significant impact on the economy of South Dakota, through grants, business creation, and innovative science.
Of research investment in South Dakota over the past 5 years.
Departments & Facilities
Our programs are federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education and provide opportunities for increased access and success in college.
Learn and grow in Head Start! We offer free early learning programs for expectant families and children up to age 5.
Five graduate students in the University of South Dakota Beacom School of Business received scholarships through the Institute of Management Accountants’ CMA Scholarship Program.
The University of South Dakota is proud to announce that 12 students received 2024 Undergraduate Research Awards for excellence in creative scholarship and research.
Five students in the University of South Dakota College of Fine Arts – Abigail Van Osdel, Cailey Schendel, Cassie Heintz, Jaclyn Laprath and Taylor Titze – are presenting a Bachelor of Fine Arts graduation exhibition, “The Road Less Traveled,” now through Dec. 8 in the John A. Day Gallery in the Warren M. Lee Center for Fine Arts.
Find out more about the variety of research opportunities and resources available to students, faculty and staff.