Whenever thinking of South Dakota, most people think of Mount Rushmore. However most do not realize the top-rated post high school education system South Dakota possesses. The University of South Dakota and South Dakota State University are the two biggest of the six (6) state schools, all of which are overseen by the South Dakota Board of Regents. South Dakota’s robust course offerings are supplied by its state schools as well as numerous private colleges, trade and career institutions, community colleges and tribal colleges. Students are able to obtain all degree levels from certificates, bachelors and masters degrees from these schools. Most of South Dakota’s schools, whether public or private, offer a majority of their courses online to appeal to students with limited time to dedicate to their studies.