Rapid City, The United States
Founded in 1885 to provide instruction in the region’s primary industry, mining, the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology (or “Mines,” for short) is a thriving science and engineering research university today, boasting sixteen academic departments.
Located in Rapid City, South Dakota, Mines offers bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees. For the 2014-2015 academic year, the university enrolled 2,798 students from 45 states and 39 foreign countries, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 14:1. The average early-career salary for graduates is $65,600 with a 98... See full description.