Colorado School of Mines is a highly selective school. They receive 12,661 applications every admission cycle from incoming students. The acceptance rate tends to be 49 percent which equates to about 6,200 students who passed the admission process of the institution. However, when the year begins, only about 1,200 or 19% of the applicants would have chosen Colorado School of Mines as their future school. Based on the application data, 68% of the applicants were men while 30% were women, however, after receiving the letter of acceptance, only 31 percent of the women enrolled at Colorado School of Mines as compared to 69 percent of men who decided to enroll.

Colorado School of Mines’s undergraduate application fee is $45. To apply to Colorado School of Mines, you will need to file these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. It is suggested that students applying have Recommendations, and Secondary school rank. Students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Colorado School of Mines when filling out the application. Most often, an ACT score of 28 - 33 or a 1,290 - 1,450 SAT score is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit.

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Student ACT Scores

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75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
12,661
Male 8,726
Female 3,835

 

Acceptance
6,203
Male 3,926
Female 2,339

 

Enrollment Total
1,178
Male 824
Female 374


Acceptance Rate
49%
Male
45%
Female
61%

 

Yield
19%
Male
21%
Female
16%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$45


Graduate

$60



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Recommendations
    Secondary school rank

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