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The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

501 E Saint Joseph St
Rapid City, SD 57701-3995
(605) 394-2511

The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1885. School of Mines, which is 1.2 miles from the center of the city, is located in Rapid City, SD. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of South Dakota. This research university offers subjects including mechanical engineering and technology. It offers one degree at the associates level, 16 degrees at the bachelors level, 12 masters level degrees, and six degrees at the doctoral level to students. 2,354 students pursued degrees from the 24 programs at this university in 2010. This university is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This university is one of 4 research universities in South Dakota.

Admission

931 students applied for admission to this university in 2010. It admitted around 93% of applicants or 866 students. 21% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

931 students applied for admission to this university in 2010. It admitted around 93% of applicants or 866 students. 21% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 93%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 91%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 94%

Student Demographics

2,354 students were enrolled at SDSM & T in 2010.

Student Demographics

2,354 students were enrolled at SDSM & T in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1671
  • Total Enrolled Female: 683
  • Undergraduate Male: 1456
  • Undergraduate Female: 595
  • Graduate Male: 219
  • Graduate Female: 85
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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