Where IS Graduates Go

The majority of IS majors prepare for additional education/training in graduate and professional programs related to the three specializations.  Our graduates have reported their acceptance into graduate or professional programs at the following universities.

Graduate and Professional Programs, 2006 to the present


M.S./PhD Atmospheric Sciences/Meteorology:
SD School of Mines and Technology
University of Nebraska
University of Utah

J.D. Law School:
California Western University, San Diego
Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA
University of South Dakota

M.S. Public Policy:
University of Minnesota—Twin Cities

M.S. Rural Sociology: Natural Resource Mgmt:
South Dakota State University

M.S. Biomedical Engineering/Science:
SD School of Mines and Technology

M.D. Medical School:
University of Minnesota—Duluth
University of North Dakota
University of South Dakota

B.S. Nursing School:
South Dakota State University
University of South Dakota

M.S. Occupational Therapy:
University of South Dakota

DPharm Pharmacy:
Pacific University, OR

DPT Physical Therapy:
University of South Dakota
University of North Dakota

Radiography Certification:
Rapid City Regional Hospital

M.S. Administrative Studies:
University of South Dakota

M.S. Counseling:
South Dakota State University

Masters of Business Administration:
University of South Dakota

Teaching Certification:
BHSU Project Select

Jobs and Careers, 2006 to the present

IS majors have accepted positions with the following agencies/businesses following graduation.

Government—National, State and Local:
Bureau of Land Management
Indian Health Service
National Weather Service
SD Department of Labor
U.S. Army
VA Five Corners Hospital
Americorps
CASA Program—7th District
City of Rapid City
Pennington County
Pennington Cty Emergency Management
Rapid City Police Department

Business/Health Industry:
ART Technology
Black Hills Community Bank
C-Lock Technologies
Disney Company
Fugro Horizons
Rapid City Club for Boys
Silverado Gaming
Thrivent Financial
YMCA
Iowa City VA Medical Center
Mercy Medical Center, ND
Rapid Care
Rapid City Regional Hospital
Sturgis Clinic