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Welcome to Black Hills State University! As you begin your search for the right university that meets your needs, we hope you find BHSU to be where you belong. Offering more than 65 majors leading to a Bachelors Degree, 14 Pre-professional Programs, 7 Associate Degrees, and 9 Masters Degrees, BHSU provides diversity and variety in career preparation programs. Located in Spearfish, South Dakota on the northern edge of the beautiful Black Hills, BHSU is a wonderful place to live and learn. Surrounded by pine-covered hills, students enjoy hiking, skiing, mountain biking, snowboarding, and rock climbing to compliment a quality educational experience