South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

501 E Saint Joseph St, Rapid City, South Dakota 57701-3995

Facts

  • College Type: 4-year, Public
  • Acceptance Rate: 86%
  • Total Student Population: 2,416
  • Student-Faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
  • Graduation Rate: 52%
  • Website: https://www.sdsmt.edu/

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment:2,416
Undergraduate enrollment:2,083
Percent of Undergraduate enrollment
   by gender
      Men:76.4%
      Women:23.6%
   by race/ethnicity
      American Indian or Alaskan Native:1.0%
      Asian:1.3%
      Black or African American:1.3%
      Hispanic/Latino:5.2%
      White:83.5%
      Two or more races:3.4%
      Race/ethnicity unknown:2.5%
      Non-resident alien:1.9%

Degrees Offered

  • Associate’s degree
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master’s degree
  • Post-master’s certificate
  • Doctor’s degree-research/scholarship

Majors Offered

  • General Studies
  • Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Business Management in Technology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geology
  • Industrial Engineering & Engineering Management
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Physics
  • Pre-Professional Health Sciences
  • Science, Technology, and Society
  • Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Construction Engineering & Management
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Management
  • Geology and Geological Engineering
  • Green and Sustainable Chemistry
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Materials Engineering and Science
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering and Management
  • Nanoscience and Nanoengineering
  • Paleontology
  • Physics
  • Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical and Biological Engineering
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Data Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geology, Geological Engineering, and Mining Engineering
  • Materials Engineering and Science
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nanoscience and Nanoengineering
  • Physics

Financial

 Academic year prices for full-time, first-time undergraduate students2021-222020-212019-20
    Tuition & fees
      In-state$12,110 $11,020 $10,770 
      Out-of-state$16,530 $15,400 $15,080 
    Books and supplies$2,060 $2,050 $2,040 
    On-campus
      Room and board$8,140 $7,980 $8,770 
      Other expenses$4,400 $4,400 $4,400 
    Off-campus
      Room and board$10,760 $10,400 $8,770 
      Other expenses$4,400 $4,400 $4,400 
    Off-campus with family
      Other expenses$4,400 $4,400 $4,400