The College of Engineering at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

By | April 29, 2018

Engineering School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Dr. Toni Logar
Application deadline (U.S. residents) rolling
Application fee (U.S. residents) $35
Application deadline (international students) N/A
Application fee (international students) $35

The College of Engineering at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

Admissions Statistics

Total applicants (master’s and Ph.D.) 212
Total acceptances (master’s and Ph.D.) 146
Overall acceptance rate 68.9% – High

Master’s Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA N/A
Average GRE 468 verbal
676 quantitative

Doctoral Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA N/A
Average GRE 423 verbal
690 quantitative
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 520 paper test
68 internet-based test

Department Contacts

Aerospace engineering N/A
Biological/Agricultural engineering N/A
Architecture N/A
Biomedical engineering http:/​/​bme.​sdsmt.​edu/​
(605) 394-2341
[email protected]
Chemical engineering http:/​/​cbe.​sdsmt.​edu
(605) 394-1237
[email protected]
Civil engineering http:/​/​cee.​sdsmt.​edu/​
(605) 394-1697
[email protected]
Computer engineering N/A
Computer science http:/​/​www.​rias.​sdsmt.​edu/​
(605) 355-3455
[email protected]
Electrical engineering http:/​/​www.​ece.​sdsmt.​edu
(605) 394-1219
[email protected]
Engineering management http:/​/​ie.​sdsmt.​edu/​
(605) 394-6152
[email protected]
Engineering science and engineering physics N/A
Environmental engineering N/A
Industrial engineering N/A
Materials engineering http:/​/​sdmines.​sdsmt.​edu/​methome
(605) 394-2343
[email protected]
Mechanical engineering http:/​/​me.​sdsmt.​edu
(605) 394-2408
[email protected]
Mining N/A
Nuclear engineering N/A
Petroleum engineering N/A
Other engineering programs http:/​/​graded.​sdsmt.​edu/​academics/​programs/​nano/​
(605) 394-5268
[email protected]

Engineering School Academics

Enrollment

Total graduate engineering enrollment 195
Master’s (full-time) 88
Master’s (part-time) 37
Ph.D. (full-time) 56
Ph.D. (part-time) 14

Graduates (2011)

Total graduates 59
Total master’s graduates 51
International master’s graduates 37.3%
Minority master’s graduates 2.0%
Female master’s graduates 23.5%
Total Ph.D. graduates 8
International Ph.D. graduates 50.0%
Minority Ph.D. graduates 0.0%
Female Ph.D. graduates 0.0%

Programs

100.0 percent of students reported specialty information. Totals may exceed 100% due to students with multiple specialities.

Program Faculty Student Specialization
Biomedical 0 6.2%
Chemical 14 14.9%
Civil 14 11.3%
Computer science 8 6.2%
Electrical 11 6.7%
Engineering management 0 N/A
Materials 5 15.9%
Mechanical 13 9.7%
Other 9 29.2%

Faculty (2011-2012)

Full-time faculty 74
Part-time faculty 15
Full-time faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering N/A

Research (2010-2011)

Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $8,335,598
Full-time faculty engaged in engineering-related research during 2010-2011 academic year 74

Engineering School Ranking

Rank Not Published Best Engineering Schools

Engineering Ranking Scores

Score N/A
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.1
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 2.9
Overall acceptance rate 68.9% – High
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students) 678
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 0.8:1 – Low
Ph.D.s granted 8
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $8,335,598
Research expenditures per faculty member $115,772
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering 0.0%
Total graduate engineering enrollment 195

Engineering School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Total graduate engineering enrollment 195

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 144
Minority students 6.3%
International students 36.1%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 51
Minority students 7.8%
International students 13.7%

Engineering School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director David Martin
Financial aid phone (605) 394-2400

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $359 per credit (in-state)
Full-time: $553 per credit (out-of-state)
Part-time: $359 per credit (in-state)
Part-time: $553 per credit (out-of-state)
Required fees $186 per credit
Room and board $5,700
Books and supplies $1,200
Miscellaneous expenses $3,950

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 3
Teaching assistants 54
Research assistants 94
Other appointments 0