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    Colorado School of Mines

    Colorado School of Mines


    • Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
    • Top Majors: Environmental Sciences, STEM
    • Type: Public
    • Degrees Awarded: 4 Year, 4 Year + Graduate
    • Campus Setting: Suburban
    • Testing Requirements: ACT, SAT, Test Optional, Not Required
    • Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships, Loans, Payment Terms, Work Study
    • Gender: Coed
    • Country: United States
    • In State Tuition: $17,154
    • Out of State Tuition: $32,184
    • Delivery: Day, Residential, Online
    • Affiliation: The Common App, CACHET (Engineering & Technology Colleges), Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC
    • Religious Affiliation: None
    • CEEB: 4073
    • IPED: 126775
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    Colorado School of Mines is a public research university devoted to engineering and applied science, and is known for its specialized and focused mission to enhance understanding of the earth, energy and the environment. Degree programs are offered in science, math, engineering, and humanities.

    Mines has distinguished itself by developing a curriculum and research program geared towards responsible stewardship of the earth and its resources. In addition to strong education and research programs in traditional fields of science and engineering, Mines is one of a very few institutions in the world having broad expertise in resource exploration, extraction, production and utilization. As such, Mines occupies a unique position among the world's institutions of higher education.