Launch your career as a health care professional and leader in a new, state-of-the-art health sciences facility at the state's only comprehensive school of health sciences.
The world of health care is expanding and changing each day. At USD, we believe your learning environment should be as innovative and dynamic as this rapidly-growing field.
In August of 2022, the University of South Dakota will welcome students into a new School of Health Sciences building. The three-story, 45,000 square-foot structure will offer:
- Modern classrooms
- Innovative technology
- Simulation centers
- Study spaces
- Health science labs
- A new community dental hygiene clinic
This structure will house many programs of the School of Health Sciences, including dental hygiene, nursing, physician assistant, addiction counseling and prevention, medical laboratory science, public health and health sciences, and social work.
USD is at the cutting edge of health care. Here, you'll find exceptional opportunities, training and support that will propel you into your career as a health care professional and leader.
Leaders and Innovators in Healthcare
With over 42,000 South Dakotans working in health-related occupations, we are dedicated to building South Dakota's workforce with the highest caliber healthcare professionals.
VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota broke ground on the new School of Health Sciences building and announced a $1 million gift from the Delta Dental of South Dakota Foundation on April 1.
VERMILLION, S.D. – According to U.S. News and World Report’s 2020 analysis of medical schools in the United States, the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine ranked No. 6 among the nation’s 160 medical education programs for the percentage of its graduates wh...