South Dakota contains two schools that offer advertising programs. Northern State University, the highest-ranking advertising school in SD, has a total student population of 2,625 and is the 3177th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 advertising schools in South Dakota, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northern State University comes out as the most expensive ($10,647/yr), with Black Hills State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,454/yr.
Advertising students from South Dakota schools who go on to become advertisers, advertising specialists, marketing specialists, marketers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 35,760 people working as advertising and promotions managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $97,670. Also, Market research analysts make on average $67,500 per year and there are about 226,410 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Dakota alone, there are 200 employed market research analysts earning an average yearly salary of $48,260. Advertising and promotions managers in this state earn $66,270/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the advertising schools in South Dakota, the average student population is 1,780 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from advertising, there are 1098 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,143 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,336, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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