Overview

Student Population
6,325
National Rank
#110
Colorado School of Mines overview
Location Golden, Colorado
Online mines.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Colorado School of Mines overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Golden, Colorado, Colorado School of Mines is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 12,661 prospective students applied, and 6,228 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,199 enrolled in the school.  5,801 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 524 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $16,650 plus fees of $2,314. Colorado School of Mines is ranked 110 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Exceptional 
Colorado School of Mines overview
SAT 1290/1450
ACT 28/33
GPA 3.8
Applications Accepted
49.2% 
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Annual Cost to Attend

Colorado Resident Tuition
$16,650
In State Costs for Colorado School of Mines
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,314
Room and Board $13,169
Budget for Other Expenses$1,865
Total One Year Cost$35,498
Out of State Tuition
$36,270
Out of State Costs for Colorado School of Mines
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,314
Room and Board $13,169
Budget for Other Expenses$1,865
Total One Year Cost$55,118

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$90,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
70% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Colorado School of Mines students
Subject Percent of Class
Engineering 89%
Mathematics 7%
Social Sciences 2%
Physical Sciences 1%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=126775 IPEDS survey data for Colorado School of Mines.