South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, at Rapid City state supported coeducational chartered 1885, opened 1887 as Dakota School of Mines, renamed 1943. Of note are an engineering and mining experiment station, an institute of atmospheric sciences, a natural science field station, and a geology museum.

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