Dual Credit

Dual credit is an opportunity for high school students to enroll at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology while earning credits for both their high school diploma and a college degree at the same time.

A great value at $48.33 per credit (for South Dakota Students)

Dual credit courses are available to students in grades 11-12 who attend a public high school in South Dakota at the rate of $48.33 per credit. All other students will pay our standard tuition & fees rate found on our Tuition and Fees Schedule

Students can review course options through their SDMyLife account.  They should contact Molly Moore in Admissions/Enrollment ( Molly.Moore@sdsmt.edu ) if they have questions about availability.

Transfer of Credits

Courses available at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will transfer to each of the five other South Dakota Board of Regents (SDBOR) institutions including:

  • Black Hills State University
  • Dakota State University
  • Northern State University
  • South Dakota State University
  • University of South Dakota

If planning to attend a different university, students are encouraged to check with their institution of choice regarding the transferability of credits earned.


Find more information and admissions requirements at our Dual Credit FAQ webpage.

Questions? Contact our Admissions Office
phone: 877-877-6044
email: admissions@sdsmt.edu