Overview

Student Population
6,209
National Rank
#128
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
Religious Affiliation 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 10,618 prospective students applied, and 5,916 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,135 enrolled in the school.  5,699 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 510 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $16,170 plus fees of $2,216. Colorado School of Mines is ranked 128 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Exceptional 
Colorado School of Mines overview
SAT 1370/1490
ACT 28/32
GPA 3.8
Applications Accepted
55.7% 
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Annual Cost to Attend

Colorado Resident Tuition
$16,170
In State Costs for Colorado School of Mines
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,216
Room and Board $11,897
Budget for Other Expenses$1,865
Total One Year Cost$33,648
Out of State Tuition
$35,220
Out of State Costs for Colorado School of Mines
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,216
Room and Board $11,897
Budget for Other Expenses$1,865
Total One Year Cost$52,698

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.