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 Mines Career Center’s 2019-20 Annual Report shows recent graduates are thriving, with nearly all of them employed in industry or government, serving in the military or continuing their education, with starting salaries that rank them among the most highly paid among their peers nationally.
Direct Potable Reuse Explained
A direct potable reuse system developed at Colorado School of Mines can help communities reuse water resources, as well as quickly restore local drinking water contaminated by fire and other disasters.
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