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Southeast Tech Career Outcomes

At Southeast Technical College, our graduates get jobs. Students gain the experience and knowledge they need in our skills-relevant facilities to hit the ground running with some of the region's top employers. According to our 2022 Graduate Outcomes report, 99% of STC graduates are employed in their major or chosen field within six months of graduation and 91% of our graduates are working in South Dakota.

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Programs with 100% Job Placement

Southeast Tech boasts 36 programs with a 100% job placement rate. 

Accounting Architectural Engineering Technology Automotive Technology • Business Administration Cardiac Sonography Civil Engineering Technology Collision Repair and Refinish Technology Construction Management Technology  Diesel Technology: Ag/Construction Diesel Technology: Trucking • Diagnostic Medical Sonography Early Childhood Specialist Electrician Entrepreneurship Healthcare Leadership Horticulture Technology HVAC/R TechnologyInvasive Cardiovascular Technology Land Surveying Science • Licensed Practical Nursing Medical Assistant •  Medical Coding  Marketing Media Design Technology • Mechanical Engineering Technology Mechatronics Technology • Network Administrator • Pharmacy Technician Phlebotomy Technician Plumbing Technology Registered Nurse Software Support Specialist •  Surgical Technology  Sports Turf Management Vascular Sonography Welding

Average Salaries

The average starting salary for all Southeast Tech grads is $45,780. 

Top Employers

    Avera Health logo      Good Samaritan Society logo    Interstates logo      Sanford Health logo   Wells Fargo logo    First PREMIER Logo        Muth electric logo

The graduate placement survey is routinely conducted over a 6-month period following graduation consistent with the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) First Destination Survey Standards and Protocols.