Strategic Plan Metrics (2019 - 2023)

South Dakota Mines Strategic Plan


20212,4162023 Goal3,150
2021Undergraduate 2,094Masters 215PhD 1072023 GoalUndergraduate 2,700Masters 250PhD 200

Retention Rate

202172%2023 Goal83%

Graduation Rate (Undergraduate - 6 year)

202153%2023 Goal60%

Research Expenditures

2021$14.5M2023 Goal$20M

Placement Rate*

*the placement rate is based on self-reported data by recent graduates who are employed in their field of study or have been accepted into graduate school, including professional healthcare programs. The 2019 number is for those who graduated in December 2017-May 2018.

20212023 Goal97%98%

Annual Fundraising

050000001000000015000000200000002022 Goal202120202019$20,000,000$15,000,000$10,000,000$5,000,000$0$8,000,000$10,000,000$9,720,000$20,000,000