Graduate Education

Research Programs

STEM Leadership

Graduate programs at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology reflect our commitment to leadership in science and engineering and our belief that the role of engineers and scientists is crucial to the advancement of society. Mines is well-known in academic and industry circles, in the nation and abroad, for the quality education provided and the outstanding return on investment for education dollars invested. We invite you to learn more about graduate programs offered here and to contact us whenever you have questions or need additional information.

Grad Ed Future Students


Requirements, forms, deadlines, instructions

Grad Ed Current Students


Resources for current School of Mines grad students.

Grad Ed Intl Students


Resources for international graduate students.

Grad Ed Programs


Resources for students who served our country.

Are Graduate Studies for You?

For many who pursue education in science and engineering, an undergraduate degree will provide a clear path to industry, to interesting work, and to substantial compensation. Graduate studies are for those with a passion to know more and to do more, to be at the forefront of discovery and achievement, and to participate in the solutions that make a difference and move the global community forward.

Graduate Education Office

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
501 East St. Joseph St.
Chemistry Building,
Room 2201
Rapid City, SD 57701-3995

Phone: (605) 355-3468
E-mail Graduate Education

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Find out if you qualify to attend at the resident tuition rate!