Diversity in South Dakota Community Colleges

Diversity in South Dakota Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Diversity Score Location
  • 1.
    National American University-Rapid City
    Private, for profit
    5301 South Highway 16
    Rapid City SD  57701
  • 2.
    Globe University-Sioux Falls
    Private, for profit
    5101 S Broadband Ln
    Sioux Falls SD  57108
  • 3.0.36
    800 Mickelson Dr
    Rapid City SD  57703
  • 4.-5.
    National American University-Sioux Falls
    Private, for profit
    5801 South Corporate Place
    Sioux Falls SD  57108
  • 4.-5.
    Southeast Technical Institute
    Southeast Technical Institute Photo - Southeast Tech
    2320 N Career Ave
    Sioux Falls SD  57107
  • 6.-7.
    Mitchell Technical Institute
    Mitchell Technical Institute Photo - Aerial view of the Mitchell Technical Institute campus, located in Mitchell, South Dakota.
    1800 E. Spruce Street
    Mitchell SD  57301
  • 6.-7.
    Lake Area Technical Institute
    1201 Arrow Avenue
    Watertown SD  57201
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