Colorado School of Mines
Colorado’s premier engineering and applied science university for 150 years and counting
Colorado School of Mines is a public R1 research university focused on applied science and engineering, producing the talent, knowledge and solutions to serve industry and benefit society – all to create a more prosperous future.
Deadline for International Graduate Students
March 1, 2024
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A top research university with a high ROI and recognized by Carnegie as an R1 “very high research activity” university
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On average, 96% of graduates have positive outcomes following graduation, such as securing a job or advancing to graduate school
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Rocking the headlines: the latest news at Mines
Edgar Mine is one of only five university-owned mines in U.S. — and the only one with a Wi-Fi-enabled underground classroom.
Professors Katie Johnson and Alexis Navarre-Sitchler contributing to U.S. Department of Energy program focused on clean energy transition.
GelSana Therapeutics was founded by Melissa Krebs, associate professor of chemical and biological engineering.
Students in the news
Student stories offer a glimpse into the lives of the bright, ambitious individuals who attend Colorado School of Mines. These personal accounts showcase the unique experiences and perspectives of Mines students as they pursue their academic and professional goals.
Expand your network
941 organizations posted 3,360 jobs in Diggernet from 2021-2022
Future-proof your career
Top ranked best return on investment (ROI) Payscale, Georgetown University
Advance your education
19% of Mines graduates continue with advanced education
Mines: The College Tour
Meet some of Mines’ students and an inspiring professor and learn about our university. Discover more about our exceptional academics and faculty, welcoming location and campus life, global focus, entrepreneurial and innovative mindset, unparalleled industry connections and numerous opportunities to change the world for the better.