Sioux Falls Seminary

Overview of Sioux Falls Seminary

Sioux Falls Seminary is in a medium-sized city, in Sioux Falls, SD. The school has a North American Baptist religious affiliation. Sioux Falls Seminary is classified as a private, not-for-profit college. Students at the school earn degrees up to the Master's degree.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at Sioux Falls Seminary include religion and philosophy, therapy and counseling.

Sioux Falls Seminary Selectivity

The school does not admit all applicants.


One indicator of school quality is the number of students per professor, and here Sioux Falls Seminary does well in comparison to most schools. Some professors at the school are awarded tenure, allowing the school to retain good faculty members.

Student Body

Sioux Falls Seminary, in 2007-2008, had 121 students (35 full-time equivalent). Adults changing careers are relatively common at the school. The student body at Sioux Falls Seminary is overwhelmingly male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"We equip servant leaders for the ministries of Christ in the church and in the world."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Sioux Falls Seminary

Sioux Falls Seminary
1525 S Grange Ave
Sioux Falls , SD 57105-1526
General Phone: (605) 336-6588

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Sioux Falls Seminary Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy30bible studies, religious education, ministry, theological and ministerial studies
Therapy and Counseling5marriage and family therapy

Number of programs and degrees for Sioux Falls Seminary in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Postbaccalaureate certificate11
Master's degree94
First-professional degree221
Doctor's degree31

Sioux Falls Seminary Student Body

In 2007-2008, Sioux Falls Seminary had a total enrollment of 121 students (35 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 48%
First Professional 52%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 95%
Black 4%
Asian 1%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 1%
22-24 17%
25-29 23%
30-34 17%
35-39 7%
40-49 24%
50-64 11%
65+ 1%

Sioux Falls Seminary Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Sioux Falls, South Dakota for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other South Dakota Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Sioux Falls Seminary Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Sioux Falls Seminary participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 405600)

Sioux Falls Seminary Faculty

Sioux Falls Seminary has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year7$60,7440*
Associate professorcalendar year2*0*
Assistant professorcalendar year2*0*
Instructorcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year11$56,7501*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Sioux Falls Seminary Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Bible/Biblical Studies
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)
Religious Education
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other

Therapy And Counseling
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling

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Sioux Falls Seminary Highlights

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