Students

We'll help you polish your cover letter and resumes, develop powerful internship and job search strategies, connect you with employers at career fairs, and sharpen your skills through workshops and events. Kiewit, Cargill, Microsoft, Garmin, Blattner Energy, Nucor, and more hire South Dakota Mines graduates. Hear why our students are highly sought from employers themselves.


Professional Development on a Personal Level

Open to all South Dakota Mines students, Mines Advantage is our signature professional development program, offering
30 experiences in career preparation, cultural and global diversity, community involvement, personal development, leadership and teamwork, communication from freshman to senior year. Participation leads to exclusive perks and serves as an area of distinction in the eyes of employers.  Learn More


Specialized Resources

We recognize the unique career considerations for students of diverse backgrounds.  A variety of campus resources that assist with your educational goals can also provide help and input with your job and internship search.  And, of course, our Career Center staff can also assist you directly.


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