Colorado School of Mines, Golden, USA

Golden, USA


History, Affiliations & Rankings

Colorado School of Mines is a public research university which was established as a state institute in 1876. It is the best mining school in the United States and getting admission at Colorado School of Mines is an honour for any student. It is the no. 1 mineral and mining engineering school of the United States as per the QS World Ranking. 

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

During the early years of the establishment of the Colorado School of Mines, the school started offering courses like Chemistry, Mineralogy, Mining Engineering, Maths, Geology, Botany and Drawing. The university is focused on science and engineering courses. Earlier, the mining course which was offered at the school focused on the processing of gold and silver. Later on, the course was expanded to focus on earth, harnessing energy and environment sustainability. The Colorado School of Mines campus is the safest college campus in Colorado. It is among the top US colleges to provide the best public transportation facilities to students. 

Accomplishments & Alumni

Colorado School of Mines is ranked as number 16 by Forbes in terms of graduates with the highest mid-career salary. The university has more than 30,000 alumni worldwide who are successful professionals or entrepreneurs in different fields. It is an institute where faculty and students work together to address the challenges of the society. The areas where they mainly focus on are Earth, Environment and Energy.  

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies 

Colorado School of Mines is ranked as number one university in Colorado with the largest ratio of international students and total number of students. This ratio is 1: 10. Every year, over 20,000 students are enrolled in various courses at the Colorado School of Mines. Students from across 60 countries take admission in mining courses at the Colorado School of Mines. These students are a part of the rich culture and diversity of the university. The university has collaboration with over 200 student organisations through which students can participate in various activities other than academics. International students can also be a part of the club to promote their culture and represent their home country.  

COVID-19 Response

Colorado School of Mines Fall Semester 2020 has begun. The university has started offering the course with three options. These are in-person, hybrid classes and complete online courses. The university opens with all safety precautions and guidelines defined by the authorities. Most employees and staff of the university are advised to work remotely until further notice by the vice president or the dean. 

There are restrictions on visitors at the university. Regular testing of COVID 19 is done to confirm the safety of people who visit the university. Anyone who is not keeping well is encouraged to stay home. Mask and six feet distancing is mandatory within the campus premises. 

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