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In this state, Mental Health Nursing is the 7th most popular major out of a total 10 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Mental Health Nursing Majors in South Dakota

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of psychiatric/mental health nursing majors in South Dakota is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 100.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
Mental Health Nursing Majors in SD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Mental Health Nursing Grads in South Dakota

13,550 people in the state and 3,187,320 in the nation are employed in jobs related to psychiatric/mental health nursing.

Mental Health Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. SD

Wages for Mental Health Nursing Jobs in South Dakota

A typical salary for a psychiatric/mental health nursing grad in the state is $67,410, compared to a typical salary of $81,350 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in South Dakota that offer psychiatric/mental health nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,049 Total Students

42% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. This private institution charges an average net price of $19,682.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
11,512 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $19,503.

Mental Health Nursing Careers in SD

Some of the careers psychiatric/mental health nursing majors go into include:

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Nurse Practitioners 30% $100,440
Nursing Instructors and Professors 28% $61,170
Registered Nurses 14% $57,510

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to psychiatric/mental health nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in SD
Registered Nursing 931
Family Practice Nursing 42
Nurse Anesthetist 38
Nursing Practice 5
Nursing Science 1

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