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 2019 graduate outcomes, 97% of our graduates are employed in their field in six months and 82% of graduates are working in South Dakota. 
3-stat graphi depicting top employers, 31 programs with 100% placement rate and average salaries

Programs with 100% Job Placement

Southeast Tech boasts 31 programs with a 100% job placement rate. 

Horticulture Technology • Landscape Design Technology Sports Turf Management Architectural Engineering Technology Electrician Mechanical Engineering Technology Construction Management Technology Residential Heating & Air Conditioning Technology Digital Media Production Office Assistant Entrepreneurship Healthcare Leadership Cardiac Sonography Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Vascular Sonography Diagnostic Medical Sonography Pharmacy Technician Phlebotomy Registered Nurse Computer Technician Information Technology Security Network Administrator System Administrator • Electronics Law Enforcement Mechatronics Welding Marketing Automotive Technology Collision Repair and Refinish Technology Diesel Technology

Average Salaries

The average starting salary for all Southeast Tech grads is $38,600. 

  • $51,800 average starting salary for health science AAS graduates.
  • $45,500 average starting salary for all healthcare program graduates.
  • $40,000 average starting salary for IT graduates.
  • $35,500 average starting salary for transportation technology graduates.
  • $38,000 average starting salary for trades. 

Top Employers

Avera Health logo   First Adventure Learning Center logo   Good Samaritan Society logo   Hy-Vee logo   Interstates logo   ISG logo   Sanford Health logo   Wells Fargo logo   Workplace IT logo