Special Applications

For certain circumstances, a different application form is needed.  If you have questions about which is the right application for you to use, other steps needed to complete your application, or any other part of the process, please contact the Office of Admissions.   These applications need to be downloaded, completed and signed, and mailed to:

Office of Admissions
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
501 E. Saint Joseph Street
Rapid City, SD 57701 

Dual Enrollment

The SD BOR and the SD Department of Education have partnered to offer dual credit courses to high school juniors and seniors at a significantly reduced cost.  Find out details, costs, available classes, and requirements at our Dual Credit webpage.  High school students who wish to take courses at School of Mines should begin by contacting our Admissions Office, and then the Principal’s Office or Guidance Office at the high school they are currently attending to receive the high school’s approval to participate.

Nursing Students

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology offers courses that meet requirements for nursing at South Dakota State University (4-year baccalaureate degree B.S.N.) and the University of South Dakota (2-year associate degree A.D.N.).

Students interested in earning a nursing degree from SDSU or USD need to apply to the degree-granting university. More information on Nursing.