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Colorado School of Mines

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Why Choose Colorado School of Mines?

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Welcome to Mines

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Colorado School of Mines: At a Glance

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Petroleum Engineering at Colorado School of Mines

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School Of Mines Beats Out Harvard In Brainiest Colleges Survey

Colorado School of Mines, also referred to as "Mines", is a public teaching and research university in Golden, Colorado, devoted to engineering and applied science, with special expertise in the development and stewardship of the Earth's natural resources. Mines placed 82nd in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report "Best National Universities" ranking. In the 2016–17 QS World University Rankings by subject, the university was ranked as the top institution in the world for mineral and mining engineering.