Online Program Overview

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Rapid City, South Dakota. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For the academic year 2020-2021, the tuition & fees are $11,020 for South Dakota residents and $15,400 for other students on average.

It offers 53 degree programs. Of that, the distance learning opportunity is given to - programs .
Online Degrees / Programs Overview
School NameSouth Dakota School of Mines and Technology
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address501 E Saint Joseph St, Rapid City, SD
Online Students265 Enrolled Online Exclusively
1,814 Enrolled in Some Online Courses
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$11,020
Out-of-State$15,400
Student to Faculty13:1 (7.69%)
Online Degree Programs

2021 Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 tuition & fees and costs trends last 5 years at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology . Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For South Dakota residents, the tuition & fees are $11,020 and $15,400 for non-South Dakota residents.
The costs per credit hour for part-time students or overload credits of full-time students is $258 for South Dakota residents and $404 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs. The costs per credit hour for graduate programs is $347 for South Dakota residents and $679 for out-of-state students.
Tuition & feesCost Per Credit HourTuition Change Chart
Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
Undergraduate (In-State)$11,160$10,400$10,560$10,770$11,020
Undergraduate (Out-of-State)$15,320$14,580$14,820$15,080$15,400
Graduate (In-State)$8,040$8,330$8,350$11,270$11,270
Graduate (Out-of-State)$13,800$14,130$14,250$19,250$19,250
Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
Undergraduate (In-State)$244$246$250$254$258
Undergraduate (Out-of-State)$383$385$392$397$404
Graduate (In-State)$318$320$326$330$347
Graduate (Out-of-State)$639$642$654$663$679
Tuition & Fees Trends last 5 years

Online Programs By Area of Study

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology offers 53 degree programs through Associates, Bachelors, Masters, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate programs. Of that, - programs can be conferred by distance learning - . The following table summarizes the number of degree programs by degree types.
Total Number of Online Degree Programs
CertificateAssociatesBachelors MastersDoctorate Post-Graduate
Online ProgramsNOT OFFEREDNOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED NOT OFFEREDNOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED
Overall ProgramsNOT OFFERED117 1799
The next tables list each online program with offered degrees. The number on each column denotes the conferred degree of the program. It includes the completers through on-campus classes and hybrid on/offline classes as well as completely online classes. Only in Classroom means that the program is offered only on-site classes and not offered denotes that the school does not offer the program.

You may want to see all online schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.

Distance Learning Program Student Population

At South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, there are 2,475 students including in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. Of that, 2,079 students were attending classes through distance learning (265 students are enrolled exclusively and 1,814 are enrolled in some online courses).
Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment2,475
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses265
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses1,814
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses396
By student location, out of a total of 265 enrolled exclusively in online courses, 128 South Dakota Residents were enrolled in online classes exclusively, 122 students living in the U.S. States other than South Dakota, and 15 non-U.S. students enrolled in online courses.
Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses265
South Dakota Resident128
Other State In U.S.122
Outside of U.S.15
Distance Learning Enrollment By Degree
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses265
Undergraduate194
Graduate71
Distance Learning Enrollment Undergraduate Students
Enrolled Exclusively in Undergraduate Online Courses194
Degree/Certificate Seeking140
Non-Degree/Certificate Seeking54


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