President's Office

President's Office

President's Office

President's Office

President's Office

President's Office

Meet the President

Paul C. Johnson is the 17th President of Colorado School of Mines, in Golden, Colorado. MINES is world-renowned for producing highly sought-after scientists and engineers, innovations and objective analyses, especially in fields relevant to earth, energy and the environment. MINES enrolls about 6,000 students, offers nearly 50 degree programs, and conducts more than $60 million of research projects annually for industry and governmental agencies.

Mines Mission

Education and research in engineering, science and business to solve the world’s most pressing challenges, particularly those related to the Earth, energy and the environment

Colorado School of Mines educates students and advances knowledge in science, technology, engineering and mathematics to address the ever-growing challenges, demands and aspirations of today’s world. With cutting-edge classroom and lab experiences, trailblazing research and future-focused ideas, Mines empowers its students, faculty and staff to achieve excellence and push the boundaries of what is possible.

Nearing 150

With 2024 in sight, we’re making great progress on the Mines@150 plan.

Success By The Numbers

Jobs Accepted by Industry

Chart of jobs accepted by industry

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positive outcomes for MS graduates, 2019-20

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positive outcomes for BS class 2019-20

Jobs Accepted by Location (MS Graduates)

US map of jobs accepted by Mines graduates