We recognize the decisions that face students and their families during the college search. We’d like to help you in that process in any way we can.
Why consider the School of Mines?
- With a placement rate of 98 percent and average starting salaries of approximately $56,000 the School of Mines has a great return on your investment.
- 75 percent of students participate in co-ops and internships, giving them the skills employers want.
- We’ve been named one of America’s 100 Best College Buys for 12 consecutive years. Total costs for Fall 2009-10 are approximately $13,860 for South Dakota residents and $15,240 for non-residents.
- At the foot of the beautiful Black Hills, Rapid City offers numerous opportunities for outdoor activities to balance academic studies, from hiking and biking to skiing and snowboarding.
We know that you have played an important role in the academic success your student has achieved so far, and will continue to be a positive influence in your child’s future. The School of Mines is the next step in ensuring that future will be bright.
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