The DSU Experience
At Dickinson State University, students enjoy an innovative and personalized education. With a 10:1 student-faculty ratio, our professors know their students by name and can offer them one-on-one assistance. With access to state-of-the-art technology in laboratories and classrooms across campus, students gain the skills necessary to ensure a successful future in the corporate world. These aspects guarantee one thing for our students: an enriching experience at DSU.
Fields of Study
Agriculture and Technical Studies
The Department of Agriculture and Technical Studies provides students with practical knowledge and skills based on theoretical and proven techniques and prepares them for government or private sector careers and for graduate/professional school.
Business and Management
The Department of Business and Management prepares students to become active participants in their communities and teaches them to reach creative solutions so they work effectively and efficiently in careers in business, industry, education, and government.
Fine and Performing Arts
The Fine and Performing Arts Department is dedicated to fostering excellence in art, music, theatre and communication. Teacher-artists and a diversity of experiences assure every student's talent's and interests are fully developed.
Health and Physical Education
Whether the student aims toward work in teaching, training, management, the Department of Health and Physical Education can provide the necessary preparation.
Language and Literature
With small class sizes and accessible faculty and staff, our courses develop student competencies in inquiry and analysis, knowledge of human cultures, and social and cultural interaction through the humanities.
Mathematics and Computer Science
The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science provides courses, training, and degree programs that prepare individuals to analyze and solve problems using the tools of mathematics and computing.
The Department of Natural Sciences is the home for biological, physical and earth sciences at Dickinson State. Classrooms containing state-of-the-art laboratories and equipment provide students with hands-on-experiences using modern scientific equipment in small group settings.
In a university setting, students learn more than just the technical aspects of nursing and will acquire the well-rounded educational experiences employers seek and which students need to become successful nurses.
The Department of Social Sciences at Dickinson State University facilitates education in the areas of social environments, cultural and historical heritage, social and political systems and the psychological nature of your personal existence.
The nationally accredited Department of Teacher Education at Dickinson State offers high quality programs in elementary education and psychology and features several graduate level courses.
Theodore Roosevelt Honors Leadership Program
The Theodore Honors Leadership Program challenges high caliber students to become excited about learning and achieving personal goals and prepares leaders for service in the community, the nation and the world.