Why USF? That’s easy.
USF offers 88 academic programs.
Fine Arts Art Communication Studies and Theatre Music Music Ministry Humanities English Spanish Theology and Philosophy Theology and Youth Ministry
of USF grads find employment in their major or chosen field within six months of graduation.
Emily Sazama ‘13 Elementary Education Major 3rd Grade Teacher Sioux Falls School District
DISCOVER YOUR CAREER CALLING With 100% placement rates in more than half of USF’s majors, we’re here to help you earn a degree AND start a career. You’ll also find 2,500 positions posted annually in Cougar Careers, our job and internship database. Plus, more than 275 employers visit campus and attend job fairs each year.
Interdisciplinary Interdisciplinary Nursing Nursing Natural Sciences Applied Mathematics Applied Mathematics for Engineering Biology Chemistry Computer Information Systems Computer Science Exercise Science Mathematics Medical Laboratory Science Paramedic Technology Radiologic Technology Social Sciences Criminal Justice History Media Studies Political Science/History Psychology Social Science Social Work Sociology
OUR MISSION is to foster
academic excellence and the development of mature Christian persons for service to God and humankind in the world.
Fredrikson School of Education Art Education Biology Secondary Education Certification Communication Studies and Theatre Secondary Education Certification Elementary Education English Secondary Education Certification History Secondary Education Certification Mathematics Secondary Education Certification Music Education Spanish Education Vucurevich School of Business Accounting Business Administration Entrepreneurial Studies Professional Accounting and Business Administration Sports Management
MINORS Accounting Art Biblical Studies Biology Chemistry Communication Studies and Theatre Computer Information Systems Computer Science Criminal Justice Early Childhood/Kindergarten Economics English English Language Learner Entrepreneurial Studies Finance History Leadership Management Marketing Mathematics Music Political Science Reading Sociology Spanish Theology World Languages
4 15:1 Student-to-faculty ratio 4 1,500 Free tutoring hours provided annually 4 14 Study abroad partner institutions 4 Honors Program 4 Undergraduate Research
ASSOCIATE DEGREES Business Administration Child Development Interdisciplinary Paramedic Technology Radiologic Technology Social Science
PRE-PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS Chiropractic Science Dentistry Law Medicine Mortuary Science Physical Therapy Physician Assistant Occupational Therapy Veterinary Medicine
CAREER CONCENTRATIONS Coaching Sports Medicine
100% of first-time, full-time freshmen receive financial aid.
Join more than 100 student clubs, organizations and activities. 4Winter Olympics: USF students’ favorite pastime.
5 of USF students participate in service projects throughout their USF experience.
tuition, fees and room and board**
–- $21,573 Average first-time, full-time freshman financial aid package
Benefit from the Sioux Falls advantage! Gain experience and confirm your major through part-time employment, job shadows, internships and volunteer opportunities.
$9,877 NET COST***
Bret Giese ‘13 Media Studies Major Video Board Intern Sioux Falls Skyforce
Whether it’s through NCAA DII athletics, performing arts, organized activities or impromptu gatherings with friends – we’ve got you covered.
* The costs for 2014-15 will be available in November 2013. ** Estimate is for double-occupancy rate in a traditional residence hall. *** Individual financial aid packages, which include loans, depend on a family’s FAFSA results and resources.
NCAA DII ATHLETICS Are you eligible for a scholarship?
4SCHOLARSHIP CALCULATOR at usiouxfalls.edu/scholarshipcalculator
What’s your net tuition cost?
4NET COST CALCULATOR
4The Cougars compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. 4Men’s Sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf and track and field 4Women’s Sports: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field and volleyball
LEARN MORE. EARN MORE. College graduates make an average of 64% more annually than high school graduates. (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Populations Survey, May 22, 2013)
CREATE. PERFORM. INSPIRE.
4Students from every major participate in theatre and music.
OUR MOTTO is Culture for
Service, and 50 service opportunities are offered annually, including domestic and international destinations. You’ll grow spiritually through chapel, bible studies, prayer groups and daily interactions with professors and peers.
With a population of 150,000, Sioux Falls – a top-ranked city for business and economic development – offers the amenities of a big city with the atmosphere of a friendly and safe Midwestern town.
2013-14 CAMPUS PREVIEW DAYS
4Saturday, September 28 USF Football Game 4Friday, October 18 4Friday, November 8 4Monday, November 11 Veteran’s Day 4Friday, December 6 4Monday, January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 4Friday, March 7 4Friday, April 25 Junior Visit Day
1101 W 22nd St, Sioux Falls, SD, 57105
ACCEPTED STUDENT DAYS 4Monday, February 17 President’s Day 4Friday, March 28
SCHEDULE YOUR VISIT:
VIRTUAL CAMPUS TOUR: usiouxfalls.edu/virtualtour
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MAKE YOUR OWN VISIT
Can’t make an above date? No problem. Contact Admissions to schedule your personal campus visit.