Colorado School of Mines

#58 in National Universities

  • Public4 Years (or High)Golden, CODegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree6,069 Students40.35 % Acceptance Ratio15:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Colorado School of Mines is a Public (4 Years or High) college located in Golden, Colorado. It has a total enrollment of 6,069 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 40.35% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio40.35 %
    Admission Yield19.69 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$45
    Graduate Application Fees$60

    The acceptance ratio is 40.35% last year at Colorado School of Mines where total 12,284 students applied and 4,957 were accepted.

  • In-StateOut-of-State
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$18,386$37,436
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$18,386$37,436
    On-Campus Living Costs$13,762
    Off-Campus Living Costs$11,682

    The tuition & fees at Colorado School of Mines, for academic year 2017-2018 is $18,386 for in-state students and $37,436 for out-of-students.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $13,762 when living on campus and $11,682 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Remedial Service

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Colorado School of Mines provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Remedial Service, Career Counseling and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Colorado School of Mines.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Colorado School of Mines

Key Stats for Colorado School of Mines

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Colorado School of Mines$37,436
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges$18,374
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado$21,114

Admission Chances extremely difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges68.96%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado75.33%

Financial Helps average in nation


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges74.61%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado68.31%

Student Population small

Colorado School of Mines6,069
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges8,898,653
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado213,358

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges45.08%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado42.80%

Major Programs average in nation


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges203
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Colorado176

Contact Information & Online Resources


Colorado School of Mines 1500 Illinois St,
Golden, CO 80401
303) 273-3000


Colorado School of Mines is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission (01/01/1929 - 01/01/1935).
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