School of Education Success

The NSU Millicent Atkins School of Education is committed to your success! Find out how we can help you succeed after graduation.

The NSU Career Center helps NSU students transition to professionals and prepare for internships or graduate school.

The South Dakota Teacher Job Fair allows students to connect with employers and alumni for career opportunities nationwide.

Graduate School


At Northern, learning doesn’t have to stop with a bachelor’s degree. Maybe you plan to continue directly to graduate studies after completing your undergraduate degree, or perhaps you are an established professional looking to advance your education. Either way, Northern has opportunities for you.

Learn more about NSU's graduate programs in education, counseling or sport performance!



Millicent Atkins, teaching degree, 1940

Millicent Atkins was a teacher, farmer and businesswoman. $15 million estate gift to NSU.