Council on 
Admission in 
Fostering informed decision-making in post-secondary planning
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The Council on College Admission in SD publishes several publications designed to assistance students, counselors and admission professionals with the transition from high school to college.  Some of these publications include:

Educational Opportunities in SD Student Planning Guide:  29,000 copies of this guide are printed in the fall and distributed to school counselors, career centers and other locations.  The guide is offered free to interested persons and contains information sheets on most of the post-secondary institutions in SD, a list of several out-of-state schools that participate in the SD fall college fairs, a chart of programs offered by various SD post-secondary schools and general information on financial aid assistance available. 

School Counselor Information Directory:  This booklet distributed to counselors and colleges throughout the state includes much of the information contained in the student planning guide, plus a yellow pages directory of school counselors throughout the state.   Available for $15.

For copies of these publications, contact the SD Council office at:

Educational Opportunities in South Dakota

Click below to access a list of majors offered by SD colleges in career clusters: