National and International


Mineral and Mining Engineering, QS World University Rankings, 2020

Safest College Campus in Colorado, YourLocalSecurity.com, 2019

Combining Scholarly Research and Classroom Instruction, Wall Street Journal, 2016

Return on Investment, Money Magazine, 2018

Top 25 Brainiest Colleges, Lumosity, 2019 (#1 in Colorado)

Top 10 Best Engineering Colleges in the U.S., Money Magazine, 2020

Best Public Universities by Salary Potential, PayScale 2020 (#1 in Colorado)

Best Value Colleges, PayScale, 2020 (#1 in Colorado)

Best Value Colleges, SmartAsset, 2020 (#1 in Colorado)

Top 25 Universities Based on Alumni Ratings, Forbes Magazine, 2020

Graduates with Highest Mid-Career Salaries, Forbes, 2017

Top U.S. College Towns With the Best Public Transportation, Great Value Colleges, 2019

Top Colleges in the West, Forbes, 2019

Top Public Colleges in America, Business First, 2019 (#1 in Colorado)

Top Public Colleges, Forbes, 2019

Top Research Universities, Forbes, 2018

Top Public Schools

Best Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering Programs

Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs

Best Colleges for Veterans

National Universities

Best Engineering Schools

Best Undergraduate Teaching

Best Computer Science Programs

Graduate School Rankings

Petroleum Engineering

Nuclear Engineering

Materials Engineering

Earth Sciences

Environmental / Environmental Health Engineering

Civil Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering