Good to Know

Colorado School of Mines is a public research university devoted to engineering and applied science. It has the highest admissions standards of any public university in Colorado and among the highest of any public university in the U.S.

Majors in Demand:​

  • Business

  • Mathematics

  • Statistics

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Civil Engineering

  • Physical Sciences

  • Computer Science

  • Social Sciences

  • Economics

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Rankings

(National Universities)

(QS World Ranking - Mineral and Mining)

N/A

Location

Suburban setting in Golden, Colorado 

Enrollment

6,268

Acceptance Rate

49%

Personal Statement

Required

Application Method(s)

CGPA

3.0

SAT / ACT

Optional

CSM operate on a rolling admissions basis, so CMS will review applications until incoming class is full. However, please pay close attention to the following deadlines:

English Proficiency

79

Reading - 20   Writing - 17

Listening - 21    Speaking - 21

TOEFL iBT

6.5

IELTS

Fees

$51,561

Deadlines

October 15

Spring

Total

June 1

 $37,350/$14,211

Fall

Tuition / Living

Representative

Mr. Brandon Samter

Director of International Student and Scholar Services

bsamter@mines.edu

Scholarship

Admissions Criteria

Preferred Criteria

 

  • Completion of Calculus I, II and III

  • Completion of Chemistry I and II (with labs), dependent on major

  • Completion of Calculus-based Physics I and II (with labs), dependent on major

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher (out of 4.0)

Minimum Criteria

 

  • Completion of trigonometry and enrollment in Calculus I or higher

  • Enrolled in and/or completion of Chemistry with lab and/or Physics I with lab

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 (out of 4.0)

updated:  6th Jan 2020

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