Learning Opportunities at CCC

Higher Education

Capital City Campus partners with several schools to enrich the lives' of rural South Dakotans with continuing education opportunities.

Students can apply at Lake Area Technical College (based in Watertown, SD) for admission into their Licensed Practical Nursing program and attend classes at Capital City Campus in Pierre, South Dakota. For more information about the nursing program at CCC can be found here.

Capital City Campus also partners with Dakota Wesleyan University (based in Mitchell, SD) to bring a new and unique program called Learn and Earn. Being a student in the Learn and Earn program will result in an Associate Degree in 16 months! More information about this exciting learning opportunity can be found here.

Driver Education

Capital City Campus partners with several Driver Education Instructors to bring classes and behind-the-wheel instruction to central South Dakota.

Scheduling of classes is dependent on the needs in the community and Instructor availability. Capital City Campus has typically offered the Driver Education course and behind-the-wheel instruction four to six times per year. Driver Education classes are not scheduled in the Winter months.

For more information or to get on our Waiting List please click here.

*We do not currently offer the CDL*

Professional Development

Build your leadership, communication, or technical skills with our professional development courses right here in Pierre. We’ll help you gain the tools you need to excel in your profession or to start a new career.

Online Professional Development Courses
Capital City Campus offers affordable and convenient online courses designed to help build your professional and personal skills. These courses are for certificates and skills training, rather than university credit. There are two ways to learn:

Instructor-led courses start monthly and allow you to study and interact with a cohort over a six-week schedule.
Self-paced courses provide access to all lessons immediately with up to three months to complete.
If you have an interest in hosting a class at CCC, we’d love to hear from you as we’re always looking to add new opportunities for Pierre community members.