Emilie Rusch
Mark Ramirez

Mines repeats as Colorado’s top-ranked national university

Guggenheim Hall
Colorado School of Mines is again the top-ranked national university in the state of Colorado, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings.
The 2019 rankings, released Monday, put Mines at No. 80 among all national universities, the top spot for any school in Colorado. Among public schools, Mines ranked No. 32 nationwide.
How Mines stacks up in the U.S. News & World Report rankings:
  • No. 80 National Universities

  • No. 32 Top Public Schools

  • No. 43 Undergraduate Engineering Programs (Highest degree: Doctorate)

  • No. 35 High School Counselor Rankings
  • No. 46 Best Colleges for Veterans

  • No. 138 Best Value Schools

The complete 2019 rankings, data and methodologies are available at
Emilie Rusch

Emilie Rusch

Public Information Specialist
About Mines
Colorado School of Mines is a public research university focused on science and engineering, where students and faculty together address the great challenges society faces today - particularly those related to the Earth, energy and the environment.