Concrete solutions to infrastructure challenges

Mines researchers are exploring new ways to solve concrete's carbon emissions problem

A Look Beneath The Surface

Mines geophysics faculty, students and alumni are enabling innovation in energy, infrastructure, space exploration — and beyond.

 

High Marks for Return on Investment

Mines is No. 2 among public universities for ROI for low-income students

 

Concrete solutions to infrastructure challenges

Mines researchers are exploring new ways to solve concrete's carbon emissions problem

A Look Beneath The Surface

Mines geophysics faculty, students and alumni are enabling innovation in energy, infrastructure, space exploration — and beyond.

High Marks for Return on Investment

Mines is No. 2 among public universities for ROI for low-income students

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