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The University of South Dakota's (USD) graduate programs are offered on-campus, off-campus, and online. Pursue your graduate degree the way that works best for you. With over 70 graduate programs, USD has a program for you. Learn more about USD’s graduate programs at www.usd.edu/grad.

Everything You Need To Succeed
The University of South Dakota prides itself on delivering a high quality academic experience to each of its students. Students will quickly find that they are part of a vibrant and diverse scholastic community whether studying on-campus, off-campus or online.

Mission
The mission of the Graduate School at the University of South Dakota is to provide high-quality graduate programs in the liberal arts and sciences, education, business, fine arts, and health sciences; to promote excellence in teaching and learning; and to support research and creative scholarship. This mission is accomplished by providing students with excellent academic preparation and extraordinary opportunities for research, creative scholarship, clinical experiences, and internships. The Graduate School encompasses graduate programs with the exception of the Schools of Law and Medicine which are separate schools.

Extraordinary Programs
As South Dakota's flagship university, the University of South Dakota provides an extensive selection of programs at the graduate level. South Dakota's only School of Medicine, Law, College of Fine Arts, and internationally accredited AACSB Business School proudly call USD home.

The Graduate School at the University of South Dakota is committed to meeting the goals of students pursuing an advanced degree. The University confers hundreds of degrees each year with far-reaching results for the state and region.
THE GRADUATE SCHOOL

MASTER DEGREES
M.A.: Interdisciplinary Studies.


COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

MASTER DEGREES
M.S. Administration (Addiction Studies, Criminal Justice Studies, Health Services Administration, Human Resource Management, Interdisciplinary Studies, Long Term Care Administration, Organizational Leadership specializations)
M.A.: Biology.
M.S.: Biology.
M.S.: Biomedical Engineering.
M.S.: Chemistry.
M.A.: Communication.
M.S.: Computer Science (Human-Computer Interaction, Informatics specialization).
M.A.: English (Creative Writing, Literature, TESOL-Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages specializations).
E.M.P.A.: Executive Master of Public Administration.
M.A.: History.
M.A.: Mathematics.
M.S.: Mathematics.
M.A.: Physics.
M.S.: Physics.
M.A.: Political Science (American Political Institutions/Public Policy, International Relations specializations)
M.A.: Psychology (Clinical Psychology, Human Factors specializations).
M.P.A.: Public Administration.
M.A.: Speech-Language Pathology.

DOCTORAL DEGREES
Au.D.: Audiology.
Ph.D.: Biological Sciences (Neuroscience specialization).
Ph.D.: Biomedical Engineering.
Ph.D.: English (Literary Studies: Creative, Literary Studies: Critical specializations)
Ph.D.: Materials Chemistry.
Ph.D.: Physics.
Ph.D.: Political Science.
Ph.D.: Psychology (Clinical Psychology, Human Factors specializations).

GRADUATE CERTIFICATES
Disaster Mental Health.
English Language Learners.
Museum & Archive Studies.
Non-profit Management.


COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS

MASTER DEGREES
M.F.A.: Art (Graphic Design, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture specializations), Theatre (Design/Theatre Technology, Directing specializations).
M.M.: Music (Collaborative Piano, Conducting, History of Musical Instruments, Music Education, Music History, Music Performance specializations).

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
Piano Pedagogy.


BEACOM SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

MASTER DEGREES
M.B.A.: Business Administration (Business Analytics, General, Health Services Administration, Marketing, Operations & Supply Chain Management specializations).
M.P.A.: Professional Accountancy.

GRADUATE CERTIFICATES
Business Analytics.
Long-Term Care Management.
Marketing.
Operations & Supply Chain Management.


SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

MASTER DEGREES
M.A.: Counseling & Psychology in Education (Clinical Mental Health, Human Development &
Educational Psychology, School Counseling K-12, School Psychology specializations).
M.A.: Educational Administration (Adult & Higher Education, Curriculum Director, Pre-K-12 Principal, School District Superintendent specializations)
M.A.: Elementary Education (Early Childhood Education, English Language Learning, Reading Specialist/Literacy Coach, Science/Technology/Math (STM) specializations).
M.A.: Kinesiology & Sport Management (Exercise Science, Sport Management specializations).
M.A.: Secondary Education (English Language Learning, Reading Specialist/Literacy Coach, Science/Technology/ Math (STM), Secondary Education plus Certification specializations).
M.A.: Special Education (Advanced Specialist Disabilities, Early Childhood Special Education, Multicategorical Special Education K-12 specializations).
M.S.: Technology for Education & Training.

EDUCATIONAL SPECIALIST DEGREES
Ed.S.: Counseling & Psychology in Education (Counselor Education, Human Development & Educational Psychology, School Psychology specializations).
Ed.S.: Educational Administration (Curriculum Director, Director of Special Education, Pre-K-12 Principal, School District Superintendent specializations).

DOCTORAL DEGREES
Ph.D.: Counseling & Psychology in Education (Counselor Education, Human Development & Educational Psychology, School Psychology specializations).
Ed.D.: Curriculum & Instruction.
Ed.D.: Educational Administration (Adult & Higher Education, Curriculum Director, Director of Special Education, Pre-K-12 Principal, School District Superintendent specializations).

GRADUATE CERTIFICATES
American Indian Education.
Literacy Leadership & Coaching.
Mental Health Counseling.
Reading Interventionist.


SCHOOL OF LAW

DOCTORAL DEGREES
J.D.: Law.

JOINT DEGREES
J.D./M.A. Educational Administration.
J.D./M.A. English.
J.D./M.A. History.
J.D./M.A. Political Science.
J.D./M.A. Psychology.
J.D./M.B.A. Business Administration.
J.D./M.P.A. Professional Accountancy.
J.D./M.P.A. Public Administration.
J.D./M.S. Administration.


SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES

MASTER DEGREES
M.A.: Addiction Studies (Co-Occurring specialization).
M.S.: Occupational Therapy.
M.S.: Physician Assistant Studies.
M.P.H.: Public Health.
M.S.W.: Social Work.

DOCTORAL DEGREES
D.P.T.: Physical Therapy.
O.T.D.: Occupational Therapy .
Ph.D.: Health Sciences.
t.D.P.T.: Transitional Doctorate Physical Therapy.

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
Addiction Studies.

SANFORD SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

MASTER DEGREES
M.S.: Basic Biomedical Sciences.

DOCTORAL DEGREES
Ph.D.: Basic Biomedical Sciences (Cancer Biology, Cardiovascular Biology, Neuroscience, Infectious Diseases, Physiology and Pharmacology specializations).
M.D.: Medicine.
M.D./Ph.D. Physician Scientist.

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
Bioethics.

ONLINE DEGREES

THE GRADUATE SCHOOL

ONLINE MASTER DEGREE
M.A.: Interdisciplinary Studies

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

ONLINE MASTER DEGREES
M.S.: Administration (Addiction Studies, Criminal Justice Studies, Health Services Administration, Human Resource Management, Interdisciplinary Studies, Long Term Care Administration, Marketing, Operations & Supply Chain Management, Organizational Leadership specializations).
E.M.P.A.: Master of Executive Public Administration.

ONLINE GRADUATE CERTIFICATES
Business Analytics
Disaster Mental Health
Marketing Operations & Supply Chain Management
Non-profit Management

BEACOM SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

ONLINE MASTER DEGREES
M.B.A.: Business Administration (Business Analytics, General, Health Services Administration, Marketing, Operations & Supply Chain Management specializations).
M.P.A.: Professional Accountancy.

ONLINE GRADUATE CERTIFICATES
Business Analytics.
Long-Term Care Management.
Marketing.
Operations & Supply Chain Management.

COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS

ONLINE MASTER DEGREES
M.M.: Music (Music Education specialization).

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

ONLINE MASTER DEGREES
M.A. Educational Administration (Adult & Higher Education, Pre-K-12 Principal, School District Superintendent specializations).
M.A.: Kinesiology & Sport Management (Sport Management specialization).
M.S.: Technology for Education & Training.

ONLINE EDUCATIONAL SPECIALIST DEGREES
Ed.S.: Educational Administration (Pre-K-12 Principal, School District Superintendent specializations).

ONLINE GRADUATE CERTIFICATES
Literacy Leadership & Coaching.
Mental Health Counseling.


SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES

ONLINE MASTER DEGREES
M.A.: Addiction Studies.
M.P.H.: Public Health.
M.S.W.: Social Work.

ONLINE DOCTORAL DEGREES
O.T.D.: Occupational Therapy.
Ph.D.: Health Sciences.
t.D.P.T.: Transitional Doctorate of Physical Therapy.

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
Addiction Studies.


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