The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), a commission of the
North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. The HLC is the recognized accrediting agency for the north central states.
All SD Mines engineering programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of
ABET, which is the recognized accrediting agency for engineering. The BS program in Computer Science is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET,
Additionally, the curriculum in Chemistry is approved by the
American Chemical Society.
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