Continuing & Professional Studies
Continuing & Professional Studies at USF
You can take your academic experience and your career to the next level. The University of Sioux Falls (USF) Continuing and Professional Studies programs will help you achieve your goals.
Both online and on USF’s campus in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, you can become part of our Christian fellowship of students while getting an accredited degree.
For a complete list of Continuing & Professional Studies programs offered at USF, view the chart below.
USF Master of Business Administration
USF’s Master of Business Administration graduate programs give you the strategic and critical-thinking skills needed to boost your career. The Vucurevich School of Business has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). The MBA Program has rolling admissions, with classes starting January 3.
USF Master of Education
If you are a lifelong learner, this graduate program through the Fredrikson School of Education offers convenient, affordable degrees for on-the-job educators looking to pursue an advanced degree, non-educators seeking initial certification, and people pursuing careers in adult and higher education.
USF Education Specialist
The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, the Fredrikson School of Education is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), and the Ed.S. degree programs are approved by the South Dakota Department of Education. This USF program gives working professionals a unique growth experience via two tracks: superintendent or principal. The graduate program includes summer coursework in condensed time frames with an online component. Opportunities for licensure/certification are included.
USF Degree Completion Programs
USF offers convenient degree completion options for adult students wanting to transfer credits and finish a degree. You can take college classes one evening or two evenings per week, or you can earn your degree online. The Degree Completion Program has rolling admissions, with classes starting November 1.
USF Nursing Degree Programs
Adult students also have the option of earning a nursing degree from USF. If you are a working nurse with a two-year degree and want to earn your bachelor’s degree in nursing, you can do so completely online and maintain your full-time nursing job. We also offer an accelerated bachelor’s degree in nursing for adult students looking to make a career change. Is that the best degree for you? Are you looking to make a change? You can graduate in 15 months and become an RN.
USF Professional Development Programs
Many adult students and lifelong learners look to USF for our experience in adult education by offering professional development and continuing education college courses for a variety of professions, including:
- Professional development and adult education for K-12 educators
- Professional development and adult education for business professionals
- Online courses through our Center for Professional Development
- Professional development seminars
- Professional certificate programs
University of Sioux Falls Continuing and Professional Studies Programs
- 21-month, part-time MBA with concentrations in: Business Innovation and Marketing, General Management and Healthcare Management
- 12-month, full-time MBA in Organizational Leadership