South Dakota School of Mines & Technology

Agreement: Study Abroad
Country: USA
Homepage: South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Information: Admission information

Exchange and «Study Abroad»: USN has one free place. In addition it is possible for students to enroll in study-abroad places, where they pay tuition fees. The free place is given to the student with the best grade average.

Subject area: Technology

Admission requirements: 

  • Language requirement: SDSMT accepts USNs confirmation of english proficiency. Language test is not required.

Tuition fees: Tuition fees depend on which status you have.

Exchange students pay no tuition fees. For USN-studentes who travel on a study abroad stay, the rate for 2017/2018 was USD 8055 per semester.

Recognition of credits: Before travelling out, your courses will be pre-approved. If you complete and pass the courses, as agreed upon, the courses will be recognised as part of your degree at USN. 15 US-credits are accepted as the equivalent of 30 Norwegian credits.

Semester dates (approximate dates):

Semester 1: Mid-September – Mid-December 

Semester 2: Early January – Early May


You are responsible for finding accommodation yourself, but SDMST has contacts to housing providers and USN has links to websites where housing is advertised.