Huron Community Campus offers a Master's Degree in Education through Northern State University at a 75% discount on tuition. The degree consists of 35 credits (9 required classes, 2 elective classes and an internship). Students can transfer up to 9 hours into the program including ENL endorsement credits earned previously.
The cost of the program is $150 per credit hour ($5,250 total over the two-year length of the program). The same classes and program costs $414.85 per credit hour at the other South Dakota public universities, and much more at private universities. The Huron program offers a minimum savings of over $11,000 on tuition (75% discount). This program is federal financial aid eligible for those who qualify.
The Nordby Family Foundation is the major sponsor and this program would not be offered without their support and leadership. Other organizations that helped make this program possible include the Huron University Foundation, Huron Community Foundation, and the United Way Heartland Region. For more information contact Huron Community Campus.