Department of Geology and Geological Engineering Graduate School Colorado School of Mines

Department of Geology and Geological Engineering Graduate School Colorado School of Mines

Golden, CO
location
Public
type
Small
setting
30%
70%
student ratio
181
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
35%
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Geochemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Professional Master's (PMS)
    • Geological Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Engineering (ME)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Geology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 45
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

35% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 371
    • Accepted 131
    • Acceptance Rate 35
    • Enrolled 64
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsDecember 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students181
    • Female Percentage30%
    • Male Percentage70%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students181
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Full-time Percentage82%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian88%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty34
    • Full-time Percentage79%
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Female Percentage44%
    • Male Percentage56%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPredictive sediment modeling, petrophysics, aquifer-contaminant flow modeling, water-rock interactions, geotechnical engineering
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,600,081

Location & Contact

Department of Geology and Geological Engineering

Graduate School
Colorado School of Mines

Berthoud Hall, Room 221 1516 Illinois Street
Golden, CO 80401
United States

Dr. Paul Santi

Head

Phone: 303-273-3108
Fax: 303-273-3800
Email: psanti@mines.edu

Dr. Christian Shorey

Lecturer

Phone: 303-273-3556
Fax: 303-273-3800
Email: cshorey@mines.edu


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