More About Mines

At South Dakota Mines, we're very proud of our national reputation for excellence in science, engineering, mathematics, and computer technology.  In small classes, with an emphasis on hands-on learning, students explore subjects with experimentation, projects and collaborations that take the learning experience beyond the academic fundamentals. Learn more about all that Mines has to offer:


Mines Education Value

South Dakota Mines has been repeatedly named one of the nation's best values in higher education.
Outstanding ROI


Exceptional Placement Rate

Nearly all Mines graduates go on to rewarding careers or continue to graduate or professional school.
High Starting Salaries


The Mines Experience

What's it like at South Dakota Mines? Academic standards are high; students get personal attention in small classes.
Challenging, Rewarding & Fun


The Rushmore Region

Located in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota, Mines students enjoy a spectacular setting.
So Much to See and Do

Online Viewbook

Online Viewbook

A campus visit is recommended - it's the very best way to know if Mines is for you.  Until then, view the experience online.
Online Viewbook


Study Abroad Opportunities

Students are encouraged to study abroad or work on projects with an international connection.
Expand Your Horizons