You’ve made a good choice — Colorado School of Mines, a premier science and engineering university that consistently receives high rankings for academic excellence, as well as for the value of a Mines education.
Now, which department fits your talents and interests? Each of our 14 academic departments (grouped into three colleges) also enjoys an exceptional reputation. Browse through the department pages, each providing distinct information that may include:
- Overviews of department programs
- Accounts of state-of-the-art facilities
- Examples of career paths for graduates
- Explanations of practical, hands-on applications in classrooms and labs
- Descriptions of summer field sessions around the world
- Stories of humanitarian engineering projects
- Information about engineering design projects
- Descriptions of research activities.