Rankings

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  • SmartAsset: #1 Best Value Colleges in Colorado (#13 nationally)
  • PayScale: #7 in ROI and #22 in alumni earnings
  • Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education: #1 for Public Schools in the West with highest salaries 10 years out
  • Wall Street Journal: #2 nationally for combining scholarly research with classroom instruction
  • QS Global Ranking: #1 in Mineral Mining Engineering
  • US News & World Report: #5 in Petroleum and #33 in Top Public Schools
  • Forbes America‚Äôs Top Colleges: #25 in the West; #29 among publics
  • #36 in High School Counselor Rankings; #44 in Undergraduate Engineering Programs; #55 in Graduate Engineering Programs; #82 in National Universities