SD Mines Online
You can earn a top-rated engineering master's degree no matter where you are.
Quality and Flexibility
You receive instruction from the same accredited engineering faculty as our full-time residential students. You can do the entire program 100% online, or you can take some courses in person on our campus in the Rushmore Region of South Dakota. Watch the class as it's happening, or any time it's convenient for you.
Return on Investment
Over a lifetime, people with a graduate degree earn 38% more than those with just a bachelor's degree in the same field of study. Those who earn a specialized engineering master's degree earn, on average, 20% more than those who have an MBA.
Three Outstanding Online Engineering Masters Programs
Designed for those who already have a BS degree in science or engineering (or experience in a related field), our three online engineering masters programs offer the specific education you need to advance.
U.S. citizens and permanent residents of the U.S. attending online programs are eligible to apply for the same federal financial aid benefits as on-campus students. Find out more from our
Financial Aid office about financial aid and
PLEASE NOTE: Graduate assistantships are not available for distance students.
Technical Requirements webpage to make sure you have the proper equipment and resources to begin your program.
If you have questions about our programs or our admissions process, contact
Graduate Education Office for assistance.
*SD Mines online engineering programs are
ranked #1 in the nation in 2015 by bestmastersprograms.org and #7 in the nation for 2016 in the
Value Colleges ranking