South Dakota Criminal Justice Schools, Colleges & Degree Programs

Below is a comprehensive directory of the accredited colleges and universities in the state of South Dakota that offer criminal Justice degrees, programs and courses.

South Dakota Criminal Justice Programs

  • Colorado Technical University- Sioux Falls, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Court Reporting
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Court Reporting
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice – Forensic Investigation
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice – Human Services
    (online)
    Master of Science (M.S.) in Management – Criminal Justice
    (online)
  • Dakota Wesleyan University- Mitchell, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Globe University- Sioux Falls, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Associate Degree – Paralegal Studies
    Associate Degree – Paralegal Studies
    (online)
    Bachelor Degree – Paralegal Studies
    Bachelor Degree – Paralegal Studies
    (online)
    Certificate – Legal Administrative Assistant

  • Kilian Community College- Sioux Falls, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Arts – Justice Studies
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Justice Studies

  • Mount Marty College- Yankton, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Forensic Science

  • National American University- Rapid City, SD / Sioux Falls, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Criminal Justice
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Paralegal Studies
    Bachelor Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Paralegal Studies

  • Sinte Gleska University- Mission, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Arts – Human Services
    Bachelor of Arts – Human Services

  • Southeast Technical Institute- Sioux Falls, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Law Enforcement Science

  • University of Sioux Falls- Sioux Falls, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice

  • University of South Dakota- Vermillion, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Western Dakota Tech- Rapid City, SD
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Paralegal/Legal Assistant
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Law Enforcement

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