#1 Engineering School for
Return on Investment
and Starting Salaries

#1 Engineering School for
Return on Investment
and Starting Salaries

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Undergraduate Admissions

SD Mines is a STEM university, with curriculum that allows you to jump into your major from day one. At Mines, we expect you to break things, build things, explore your passions, and invent tomorrow.

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Graduate Admissions

Gain access to renowned faculty, high-tech facilities, challenging projects, and the resources you need to advance your career and research what matters - here and around the globe.

Transfer Students

Transfer Students

You’re a college student who has completed some courses and is looking for a new college home. We’re here to help you with this transition. Learn about credit transfers and how to apply.

Virtual Tour

Visit our Campus Virtually!

The SD Mines virtual tour captures our unique campus using vibrant imagery, VR360 tours, and video and allows you to enjoy 360° panoramic views of our beautiful campus from the convenience of your own computer or mobile device.

MINES HEADLINES

National Security Innovation Network Assists South Dakota Mines in Forging New Partnerships with Department of Defense

South Dakota Mines will further develop collaboration with the Department of Defense (DOD) thanks to the appointment of Jason Combs, the university’s first National Security Innovation Network (NSIN) program director. 

Students Named to Spring 2020 Dean’s List

Congratulations to the 753 South Dakota Mines students were named to the Spring 2020 Dean’s List! 

Careers in Healthcare are a Sound Investment

Now more than ever, society needs skilled healthcare workers. The current shortage of medical professionals is an opportunity for the students of today to become the healthcare heroes of tomorrow. An investment in an affordable healthcare education at South Dakota Mines will pay a handsome return in the years to come.

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Virtual Activities

Explore Virtual Student Life

It's easy to get involved by staying virtually connected with your fellow Hardrockers! Find out more about our virtual programs & ideas.
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SD Mines was ranked as the #1

Best Engineering University

SD Mines was ranked as the #1 engineering university in the country by College Factual. Our affordable price, competitive scholarships, high placement rate and starting salary make our university a great return on investment.
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Go To Mines Campus Open House

Go To Mines Open House

Join us at an upcoming Go To Mines event. Talk with professors one-on-one, learn about our research, explore campus and the dorms, get insider tips on campus life, the application process, scholarships, and financial aid.   
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Explore the Black Hills

Students will find a variety of activities to enjoy off campus, from exploring the Black Hills and Rushmore Region to Top 10 Outdoor Adventures in the Black Hills & Badlands!
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