Fire Schools in South Dakota
South Dakota contains
school that offers fire programs.
Western Dakota Technical Institute has a total student population of 1,152 and
3669th highest ranked school in America.
Fire students from South Dakota schools who go on to become
have a good chance at finding employment.
For example, there are 305,500 people working as
fire fighters alone in the US, and their average annual salary is
Also, Fire inspectors and investigators make on average $56,310 per year and there are about 12,180 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the fire schools
in South Dakota, the average student population is 1,780 and average student-to-faculty ratio is
15 to 1. Aside from fire,
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
Fire Programs in South Dakota
Western Dakota Technical Institute
South Dakota Interesting Facts
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Related Subjects - Schools in or near South Dakota
- Sculptor Gutzon Borglum began drilling into the 6,200-foot Mount Rushmore in 1927. Creation of the Shrine to Democracy took 14 years and cost a mere $1 million, though it's now deemed priceless.
- The faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln are sculpted into Mount Rushmore the world's greatest mountain carving.
- Fossilized remains of life 50 million years ago have been arranged in unusual forms, which is Lemmon's mark of distinction at the world's largest petrified wood park.
- Perhaps the most significant fur trade/military fort on the western American frontier, Fort Pierre Chouteau was the largest (almost 300' square) and best equipped trading post in the northern Great Plains. Built in 1832 by John Jacob Astor's (1763-1848) American Fur Company as part of its expansion into the Upper Missouri region, the trading activities at the site exemplified the commercial alliance critical to the success of the fur business.
- Jack McCall was tried, convicted and hanged two miles north of Yankton in 1877 for the shooting of Wild Bill Hickok. He is buried in an unmarked grave in the Yankton cemetery.