Find Grad Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Criminal Justice & Corrections in South Dakota

Find Schools Near

Criminal Justice & Corrections Schools in South Dakota

208 students earned Criminal Justice degrees in South Dakota in the 2019-2020 year.

Gender Distribution

In South Dakota, a criminal justice major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of criminal justice majors in South Dakota is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.4%
  • Black or African American: 8.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.7%
  • White: 69.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.0%
  • Other Races: 11.1%

Jobs for Criminal Justice & Corrections Grads in South Dakota

10,860 people in the state and 4,117,080 in the nation are employed in jobs related to criminal justice.


Wages for Criminal Justice & Corrections Jobs in South Dakota

A typical salary for a criminal justice grad in the state is $64,100, compared to a typical salary of $72,390 nationwide.


Criminal Justice & Corrections Careers in SD

Some of the careers criminal justice majors go into include:

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Forensic Science Technicians 33% $51,740
Information Security Analysts 29% $91,050
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors 25% $0
Financial Examiners 11% $79,750
Accountants and Auditors 10% $62,270
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 7% $38,550
Managers 5% $98,480
Computer Workers 5% $80,720
Emergency Management Directors 0% $45,150

View Nationwide Criminal Justice & Corrections Report


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Graduate Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited graduate schools across the U.S.