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The South Dakota Advantage

Starting summer 2019, new incoming freshmen and new transfer students from Colorado, Iowa, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Wyoming are eligible for in-state tuition rates with the South Dakota Advantage. Minnesota students can take advantage of reciprocity tuition rates. See current rates.

STEM is Our Specialty 

Bring your love of science, technology, engineering and math to South Dakota Mines and do the extraordinary. We seek the innovators and the inventors, those who want to make the world better. Hands-on learning opportunities give you the experience to turn your passion into purpose. We are engaged in your success, from the classroom to helping you land your dream job or entrance into graduate school or medical school. A degree from South Dakota Mines means you’re among the best of the best.  

South Dakota Mines Degrees

Want to learn more? Schedule a visit today!

Experience South Dakota Mines for yourself. Schedule a virtual visit, come to campus for a personal tour, or plan to attend a Go to Mines open house. Check out our Visit page for current options.

South Dakota Mines is located in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota. While you’re here, take a 30-minute drive to see Mt. Rushmore, enjoy a hike up M Hill or stroll through shops in historic downtown Rapid City.  

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