More About Mines

At the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 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:

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Mines Education Value

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

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Exceptional Placement Rate

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

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The Mines Experience

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

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The Rushmore Region

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

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Mines Virtual Tour

A campus visit is recommended - it's the very best way to know if Mines is for you.  Until then, tour virtually.
Take our Campus Tour
 

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Study Abroad Opportunities

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