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Academics 

Find what inspires you at the University of South Dakota. You'll learn in and beyond the classroom – gaining the skills and experiences you need to thrive in your unique career path.

Explore Majors & Programs

You have hundreds of academic programs to choose from. Find the one that speaks to you.

Known for Excellence

With qualities like small class sizes, specialized programs and incredible student opportunities, USD is not your typical university. What makes us unique is what makes your education exceptional.

Colleges & Schools

Follow your curiosity. Think creatively. Experience innovation.

Each of the colleges and schools at USD offers enriching academic programs that equip you with the skills and experiences you need to find success.  
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Real-world Learning

At USD, we take learning to the next level.

 

Whether you want to lead a research project, serve your community or see the world, you'll find countless opportunities to experience your education beyond the classroom. 

 

Check out a few of our signature academic programs:

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Programs Designed for You

Whether you want to join us here in Vermillion, at our campus in Sioux Falls or from the comfort of your home, USD has a path that will help you reach your goals.

 

Explore high-quality academic programs that are designed with flexibility, convenience and professional development in mind.

 

USD - Sioux Falls

USD - Online

Customized & Professional Education

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University Libraries

So much information. So little time. Maximize your research and learning with 250 database, online and in-person research assistance and access to special collections and historical materials. Our libraries are rich sources of knowledge and support for the community and our partners.

 

Explore the Libraries

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