Sioux Falls, SD (population: 160,938) has three psychology schools within its city limits. Augustana College, the highest ranked school in the city with a psychology program, has a total student population of 1,793. It is the 218th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of South Dakota. To learn more about psychology programs in Sioux Falls, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of psychology professors at Augustana College such as Marty Dennis, Christina Devita, Michael Nedelsky, C Vandewetering, and Anne Zell.
Psychology students from Sioux Falls schools who go on to become psychologists, therapists, forensic psychologists, organizational psychologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 98,330 people working as clinical, counseling, and school psychologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $72,310. Also, Psychiatrists make on average $163,660 per year and there are about 22,210 of them employed in the US today.
Sioux Falls lies in Minnehaha county, which is one of the 37 counties in South Dakota. Overall, the Sioux Falls area has 134,240 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.8% unemployment rate, $17.23/hr average worker wage, and a $35,840 average annual salary.
Of the 3 psychology schools in Sioux Falls, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Sioux Falls comes out as the most expensive ($19,361/yr) for psychology students, with Kilian Community College as the lowest, reported at only $16,388/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Sioux Falls|
|Orange City||IA||-||1||27.8622||68||50.0 miles|
|Sioux City||IA||83,250||6||24.3659||219||74.0 miles|
|Storm Lake||IA||-||2||49.0567||85||99.0 miles|