Oil and Gas: Why or Why Not?

New study examines proximity, partisanship as factors in support of development

Losing groundwater

The dryness of the American West is starting to creep eastward, according to a new study

The Business of Science

$4.5M challenge gift seeks to drive investment into Beck Venture Center, part of Campaign for MINES@150

Oil and Gas: Why or Why Not?

New study examines proximity, partisanship as factors in support of development

Losing groundwater

The dryness of the American West is starting to creep eastward, according to a new study

The Business of Science

$4.5M challenge gift seeks to drive investment into Beck Venture Center, part of Campaign for MINES@150

Colorado School of Mines is a public research university focused on science and engineering, where students and faculty together address the great challenges society faces today—particularly those related to the Earth, energy and the environment.

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The Natural Resources and Energy Policy graduate program seeks to educate engineers from a variety of disciplines in how to think about policy issues.

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Mines offers opportunities to engineer solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges, in a setting that’s hard to beat

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We are among the top universities in the U.S. for return on investment, immediately after graduation and decades into the future

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Mines has always been a bit different, so if you’re excited to do something new and big, we should be on your list