South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
University Vision and Mission
OUR VISION is
for the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology to be recognized
as an exceptional engineering and science university.
OUR MISSION is
to prepare leaders in engineering and science;
to advance knowledge and its application;
and to serve the state of South Dakota, the region, and the nation.
MISSION, VISION, AND GOAL
The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology serves the people
of South Dakota as their technological university. Its mission
is to provide a well-rounded education that prepares students for
leadership roles in engineering and science; to advance the state
of knowledge and application of this knowledge through research
and scholarship; and to benefit the state, regions, and nation
through collaborative efforts in education and economic development.
The School of Mines is dedicated to being a leader in 21st century
education that reflects a belief in the role of engineers and scientists
as crucial to the advancement of society. Our vision is to be recognized
as a premier technological university in the United States.
Most immediately, our goal is to be recognized as the university-of-choice
for engineering and science within South Dakota and among our peer
group of specialized engineering and science universities.