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The University of South Dakota and the South Dakota Board of Regents encourage individual students to seek post-secondary educational experiences that best fit their personal interests and talents. These experiences should permit a full range of post-secondary opportunities that advance an individual's skill, competencies, and knowledge. Articulation agreements facilitate student transfer of academic credits among institutions.

Program to Program Articulation Agreements (Technical Colleges):
Lake Area Technical College
| Mitchell Technical College | Northeast Community College | Northwest College

Sisseton Wahpeton CollegeSoutheast Technical College | Western Dakota Technical College | Western Iowa Tech Community College

Program to Program Articulation Agreements (Hospital Affiliates):
Avera McKennan |Rapid City Regional Hospital |Sanford Medical Center| University of Nebraska, Medical Center

General Education Block Transfers

South Dakota Board of Regents Articulation Agreements

Other Agreements


Program to Program Articulation Agreements
(Technical Colleges):

Lake Area Technical College

 Program USD College/School
SDBOR approval
 Signature Date
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (DENTAL ASSISTING-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at LATI) Health Sciences
June 2021
6/29/2021
USD Sustainability, B.S. (ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at LATI)
Arts & Sciences
August 2019
8/16/2019
USD Nursing RN to BSN (NURSING RN-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at LATI)
Health Sciences
August 2018
8/24/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (ROBOTICS-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at LATI)
Health Science August 2017
11/3/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree at LATI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/3/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at LATI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/3/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (MEDICAL LAB TECHNICIAN-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at LATI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/3/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (MEDICAL ASSISTING-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at LATI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/3/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (MED/FIRE RESCUE-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at LATI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/3/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (HUMAN SERVICES TECHNICIAN-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at LATI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/3/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY-Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at LATI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/3/2017



 

Mitchell Technical College

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval  Signature Date
USD Communication Sciences and Disorders, B.A./B.S. (Speech Language Pathology Assistant Associate of Applied Sciences Degree at MTC)
Arts & Sciences
December 2020
12/11/2020
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at MTC) Health Sciences December 2020
12/11/2020
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (RADIATION THERAPY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at MTC)
Health Sciences December 2020
12/11/2020
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (MEDICAL OFFICE PROFESSIONAL Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at MTC)
Health Sciences December 2020
12/11/2020
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at MTC)
Health Sciences December 2020
12/11/2020
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (MEDICAL ASSISTANT Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at MTC)
Health Sciences December 2020
12/11/2020
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (HUMAN SERVICES TECHNICIAN Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at MTC)
Health Sciences
December 2020
12/11/2020
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY ASSISTANT Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at  MTI)
Health Sciences
 August 2017  11/3/2017

Northeast Community College

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
USD Musical Arts, B.M.A. (MUSIC-Associate of Arts Degree Program at NECC) Fine Arts
8/4/2020
8/13/2020
USD Music, B.M. with Music Education specialization (MUSIC EDUCATION-Associate of Arts Degree Program at NECC)
Fine Arts
8/4/2020 Revised 8/13/2020 correcting GPA
8/13/2020
USD Music, B.M. with Music Performance specialization (MUSIC PERFORMANCE-Associate of Arts Degree Program at NECC)
Fine Arts  8/4/2020
8/13/2020
       

Northwest College

Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
USD Musical Arts, B.M.A. (MUSIC-Associate of Arts Degree Program at NWC) Fine Arts
March 2021
4/22/2021
USD Music, B.M. with Music Education specialization (MUSIC EDUCATION-Associate of Arts Degree Program at NWC)
Fine Arts
March 2021
4/12/2021
USD Music, B.M. with Music Performance specialization (MUSIC PERFORMANCE-Associate of Arts Degree Program at NWC)
Fine Arts March 2021
4/19/2021




Sisseton Wahpeton College

Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
USD Health Sciences Addiction Counseling and Prevention BS-SWC Addiction and Diversity Counseling AS
Health Sciences
June 2021-page 50

USD Bachelor of Business Administration BBA programs-SWC Business Administration AS
Beacom School of Business
June 2021-page 42

Southeast Technical College

 Program USD College/School  SDBOR approval Signature Date
USD Health Sciences RN-BSN in Nursing- STC AAS-RN in Nursing Program
Health Sciences
June 2021
7/7/2021
Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) University of South Dakota - Southeast Technical College [Consortium Agreement for Transferable Courses from Community College for Sioux Falls (CCSF) and STC]
USD Community College for Sioux Falls
March 2021
4/14/2021
USD Nursing BSN (NURSING [LPN] Licensed Practical Nurse Diploma Program at STC)
Health Sciences
March 2021 4/6/2021
USD Beacom School of Business Business Administration (ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREES at SETC)
Beacom School of Business
May 2021
5/17/2021
USD Art with Graphic Design specialization (GRAPHIC MEDIA DESIGN TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Fine Arts
June 2019
7/17/2019
USD Nursing RN to BSN (NURSING [RN] Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Health Sciences
August 2018
8/28/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (VASCULAR ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI) Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGY  Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI) Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (MEDICAL CODING: PROFESSIONAL AND FACILITY SERVICES Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (LAW ENFORCEMENT SCIENCE Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (INVASIVE CARDIOVASCULAR TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (HEALTHCARE LEADERSHIP Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (ELECTRONEURODIAGNOSTIC TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (EARLY CHILDHOOD SPECIALIST Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (CARDIAC ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at STI)
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/29/2017
       

Western Dakota Technical College

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (CRIMINAL JUSTICE-LAW ENFORCEMENT EMPHASIS Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017
1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences August 2017 1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (FIRE SCIENCE Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017 1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017
1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT-CODING Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017
1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (LAW ENFORCEMENT TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017
1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (MEDICAL ASSISTING Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017
1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017
1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (PARAMEDIC Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017
1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (PHARMACY TECHNICIAN Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017
1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017
1/10/2018
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (ALLIED HEALTH Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WDT)
Health Sciences
August 2017
1/10/2018

Western Iowa Tech Community College

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (DENTAL ASSISTING Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC) Health Sciences
June 2021
6/29/2021
USD Music Performance, B.M. (MUSIC Associate of Arts Degree Program at WITCC)
Fine Arts
April 2020
4/6/2020
USD Music Education, B.M. (MUSIC Associate of Arts Degree Program at WITCC)
Fine Arts
April 2020
4/6/2020
USD Musical Arts, B.M.A. (MUSIC Associate of Arts Degree Program at WITCC)
Fine Arts
April 2020
4/6/2020
USD Biology, B.S. (BIOLOGY EMPHASIS Associate of Science Degree Program at WITCC)
Arts & Sciences
August 2019
8/16/2019
USD Addiction Studies, B.S. (Addiction Counseling Emphasis Associate of Arts Degree Program at WITCC****USD Program name change to Addiction Counseling and Prevention new revision forthcoming
Health Sciences May 2019 
6/10/2019
USD/WITCC Social Work Articulation Program towards the USD Social Work, B.S. Health Sciences
May 2019
6/10/2019
USD Art, B.F.A. with Graphic Design specialization (GRAPHIC DESIGN  Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Fine Arts
April 2019
6/3/2019
USD Elementary Education, B.S.Ed. (EDUCATION EMPHASIS Associate of Arts Degree Program at WITCC)
Education
Oct 2017  12/9/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (TECHNICAL STUDIES  Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017 12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (SPORTS MEDICINE-ATHLETIC TRAINING Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (ROBOTICS AND AUTOMATION Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (POLICE SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (POLICE SCIENCE-FORENSIC INVESTIGATIONS  Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (POLICE SCIENCE-CORRECTIONS Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT [PTA] Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (NETWORK ADMINISTRATION & SECURITY Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (MARKETING MANAGEMENT Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (FIRE FIGHTER/PARAMEDIC Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (EMS-PARAMEDIC Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (CYBER SECURITY & DIGITAL CRIME Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (BUSINESS MANAGEMENT Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (BIOLOGY EMPHASIS  Associate of Science Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE MANAGEMENT Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT - MEDICAL Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST Associate of Applied Sciences Degree Program at WITCC)
Health Sciences
August 2017
12/8/2017

Affiliated Medical Facilities:

Avera McKennan (d/b/a Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center School of Radiologic Technology)

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE with Avera McKennan)
Health Sciences
8/4/2020
8/6/2020
       

Rapid City Regional Hospital Medical Radiology Program

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
USD Health Sciences - Rapid City Regional Hospital Radiologic Technology Certificate
Health Sciences
August 2017
11/3/2017
       

 Sanford Medical Center (School of Radiologic Technology)

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
USD Health Sciences, B.S. (RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE with Sanford Medical Center dba School of Radiologic Technology)
Health Sciences
8/4/2020
8/6/2020




University of Nebraska, Medical Center

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
USD Medical Laboratory Science, B.S. (MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE B.S. at UNMC)
Health Sciences
August 2018
9/4/2018
       

 

South Dakota Board of Regents Articulation Agreements

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
BHSU Applied Health Sciences to USD Dental Hygiene BS
Health Sciences
June 2021
6/29/2021
BHSU Applied Health Sciences to USD Nursing BSN
Health Sciences
December 2020
4/12/2021
USD/SDSU Social Work Articulation Agreement
Health Sciences
May 2019
6/18/2019
       

General Education Block Transfers

Transfer Institution Degree Level Approval Date
Dakota Wesleyan University AA/AS
May 2017
Des Moines Area Community College AA/AS
January 2019
Iowa Lakes Community College AA/AS
May 2017
John Witherspoon College AA
August 2019
North Dakota State College of Science AA/AS
May 2017
Northeast Community College (Nebraska) AA/AS/Associate of General Studies
May 2017
Northland Community Technical College
AA/AS
May 2017
Ridgewater Community College
AA/AS
May 2017
Rochester Community and Technical College
AA/AS
May 2017
Sisseton Wahpeton College (SWC)
AA in General Studies
June 2021 - page 67
Western Iowa Technical and Community College
AA
May 2017
Western Iowa Technical and Community College
AS
May 2017
USD participates in the Interstate Passport Network, Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)
A list of all approved schools may be found at: https://interstatepassport.wiche.edu/institute. If you are a transfer student interested in learning how this can help you, please email at registrar@usd.edu or call the Registrar’s Office at 605-658-3880 so that we may answer your questions.

     

Other Agreements

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date
WICHE-USD Physical Therapy Professional Student Exchange Program Agreement
Health Sciences
May 2019
 
USD and University of North Dakota, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Medical Laboratory Science Affiliation Agreement [Medical Laboratory Sciences program Senior Year Curriculum at USD)
Dean Sanford School of Medicine/Dean Sanford School of Medicine
August 2018
5/11/2018

Future Agreement

 Program USD College/School SDBOR approval Signature Date