Space mining? Here, it’s
not science fiction.
Mines pioneered the first graduate
program in space resources.
Trailblazing athletes and engineers share
insights, enthusiasm and encouragement
we’ve got you beat.
When it comes to brainy students, Mines
is ranked fourth in the U.S—ahead of
Harvard and Princeton—according to Lumosity.
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.
degrees and programs
to choose from
1st grad program in the world for space resources
OREDIGGERS AT A GLANCE
Meet Physicist Eric Toberer, who was recently awarded the U.S. Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, as he discusses the “weird” aspects of his research.