Undergraduate Education

When you pursue a degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering or Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, the opportunities for your future career are truly boundless. Your expertise will be in high demand as you engage in designing resilient infrastructure and combating climate change. You can be an integral part of a team that develops sustainable energy solutions, pioneers innovative approaches to waste management, or aids communities in adapting to a changing climate. The impact you make through your work will extend far and wide, leaving a lasting imprint on our planet and future generations to come.

By choosing to study at South Dakota Mines, you'll receive a comprehensive education that equips you with the necessary knowledge and skills to shape a sustainable future. Our location in the Black Hills offers a unique environment to study atmospheric and environmental science, allowing you to witness firsthand the effects of weather on this remarkable region. At Mines, you'll gain a deep understanding of weather, climate, and their intricate connection with the Earth's systems. With the ever-increasing urgency to address climate change, your studies will prepare you to make a meaningful impact, contributing to the development of innovative solutions and strategies to safeguard our environment.

Join us at South Dakota Mines, where your passion for engineering and environmental sciences will be nurtured, and your potential will be unleashed. By becoming a part of our vibrant campus community, you'll have access to state-of-the-art facilities, invaluable research opportunities, and renowned faculty who will guide you on your journey. Together, we can build a sustainable future, combat climate change, and create a world where our planet thrives. The possibilities are limitless, and your role in shaping a brighter tomorrow starts here.