Local Education

  • The Brookings School District, with its high academic excellence statistics and low student-teacher ratios, is among the best public Kindergarten through 12 systems in the state.
  • Brookings is also home to South Dakota State University (SDSU), the state's largest and only land-grant university. With an enrollment of over 12,000 students, SDSU is renowned as a world-class research facility in technology and biosciences and boasts exciting Division I athletics.