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WEBSITE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Kim Malsam-Rysdon, Secretary of Health

South Dakota Board of Nursing

Nursing Education Programs

Questions? Please contact Stephanie Orth, Nursing Program Specialist


EDUCATION/REGULATION RESOURCES

 




Practical Program
Nursing Program Chair/Director
State Approval
Accreditation

Lake Area Technical Institute
www.lakeareatech.edu
Watertown SD

Patricia Foley, MS, RN

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
ACEN

Mount Marty College
www.mtmc.edu
Yankton SD

 Alfred E. Lupien, PhD, CRNA, FAAN

INTERIM

Higher Learning Commission

Sinte Gleska University

www.sintegleska.edu
Mission SD

DeAnn Eastman-Janssen, MS, RN
 

PROBATION

Higher Learning Commission

Sisseton Wahpeton College
www.swc.tc
Sisseton SD

Nola Ragan, MS, RN

PROBATION

Higher Learning Commission

Southeast Technical Institute
www.southeasttech.edu
Sioux Falls SD

Kristin Possehl, RN, MSN, MEd

FULL

Higher Learning Commission 

Western Dakota Technical Institute
www.wdt.edu
Rapid City SD

Christi McArthur, RN, BSN

PROBATION

Higher Learning Commission


Associate Degree Program
Nursing Program Chair/Director
State Approval
Accreditation

Dakota Wesleyan University
www.dwu.edu
Mitchell SD

Diane Sandhoff, MS, RN

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
ACEN

Oglala Lakota College
www.olc.edu
Pine Ridge SD

Jessica Zephier, RN, MSN

FULL

Higher Learning Commission

Southeast Technical Institute RN-AAS
www.southeasttech.edu

Sioux Falls SD

Kristin Possehl, RN, MSN, MEd

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
ACEN

University of SD Department of Nursing
www.usd.edu
Vermillion SD

Interim Chair Dr. Haifa Samra, RN, PhD

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
ACEN

Lake Area Technical Institute/USD Outreach www.lakeareatech.edu
Watertown SD

Interim Chair Dr. Haifa Samra, RN, PhD

FULL

ACEN


Baccalaureate Degree Program
Nursing Program Chair/Director
State Approval
Accreditation

Augustana University
www.augie.edu
Sioux Falls SD

Pamela Schroeder, EdD, RN

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

Augustana University - Accelerated Option
www.augie.edu
Sioux Falls SD
Pamela Schroeder, EdD, RN FULL Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

Dakota Wesleyan University
RN-BS Program
www.dwu.edu
Mitchell SD

Diane Sandhoff, MS, RN

FULL

NCA
CCNE

Mount Marty College
www.mtmc.edu
Yankton SD

 Alfred E. Lupien, PhD, CRNA, FAAN

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

National American University
RN-BSN Completion
www.national.edu
Rapid City SD

Jennie C. Denker, EdD/CI, MSN, RN

FULL

 

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

National American University
Generic BSN Program
www.national.edu
Rapid City SD

Jennie C. Denker, EdD/CI, MSN, RN

INTERIM

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

National American University
Generic BSN Program
www.national.edu
Sioux Falls SD

Jennie C. Denker, EdD/CI, MSN, RN

INTERIM

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

Presentation College
www.presentation.edu
Aberdeen SD

Sandra Sexton Welling, PhD, RN, CCM

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
ACEN

South Dakota State University
www3.sdstate.edu
Brookings SD

Nancy Fahrenwald, RN, PhD

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

SDSU RN Upward Mobility
www3.sdstate.edu
Internet Based
Brookings SD

Nancy Fahrenwald, RN, PhD

FULL

CCNE

SDSU Nursing Generic BSN
www3.sdstate.edu
Rapid City SD

Barbara Hobbs, RN, PhD, CNAA, BC

FULL

CCNE

SDSU Nursing Generic BSN
www3.sdstate.edu
Sioux Falls SD

Nancy Fahrenwald, RN, PhD

FULL

CCNE

SDSU Accelerated Option
www3.sdstate.edu
Aberdeen SD & Sioux Falls SD

Nancy Fahrenwald, RN, PhD

FULL

CCNE

University of Sioux Falls | Traditional Option
Sioux Falls SD

Jessica Cherenegar, DNP, RN

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

University of Sioux Falls | Accelerated Option
Sioux Falls SD

Jessica Cherenegar, DNP, RN

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

University of Sioux Falls | RN to BSN Option
Sioux Falls SD

Jessica Cherenegar, DNP, RN

FULL

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

University of South Dakota

Department of Nursing
www.usd.edu
Vermillion SD

Interim Chair Dr. Haifa Samra, RN, PhD

INTERIM

Higher Learning Commission

CCNE

University of South Dakota
RN-BSN Completion Program
www.usd.edu
Vermillion SD

Interim Chair Dr. Haifa Samra, RN, PhD

 

INTERIM

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE


Masters Degree Program
Nursing Program Chair/Director
Accreditation

Mount Marty College
Nurse Anesthesia (CRNA)
www.mtmc.edu
Sioux Falls SD

Mary Anne Krogh, PhD, CRNA, FAAN

Higher Learning Commission
COA

Mount Marty College
Family Nurse Practitioner
www.mtmc.edu
Sioux Falls SD

Alfred E. Lupien, PhD, CRNA, FAAN

Higher Learning Commission

CCNA

National American University
www.national.edu
Rapid City SD

Jennie C. Denker, EdD/CI, MSN, RN

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE

South Dakota State University:
CNL & Nursing Ed & Administration
www3.sdstate.edu
Brookings SD

Nancy Fahrenwald, RN, PhD

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE


Doctoral Program
Nursing Program Chair/Director
Accreditation

South Dakota State University
Doctor of Nursing Program: PhD & DNP
Nurse Practitioner: Family, Neonatal, Psychiatric
www3.sdstate.edu
Brookings SD

Nancy Fahrenwald, RN, PhD

Higher Learning Commission
CCNE