Colorado School of Mines: Admission & Tests

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Colorado School of Mines LogoHere is a brief review of Colorado School of Mines general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Colorado School of Mines admission requirements are pretty competitive - in 2013-14 the college accepted only 45 percent of those who apply.

This school recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

Colorado School of Mines normally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$45
Colorado School of Mines requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Colorado School of Mines is $45.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Aptitude Test is a typical step of the application. 45% of applicants at Colorado School of Mines took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 550 to 700 on Critical Reading, from 610 to 740 on Math, and from 510 to 660 on Writing. Hence if you have above 660 in SAT Critical Reading, 700 in SAT Math, and 620 in SAT Writing, that should make you safe for being admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
510
630
660

SAT Math
560
670
700

SAT Writing
470
590
620

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a really important step of the application procedure at Colorado School of Mines. 88% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 26 to 32 on Composite, from 24 to 32 on English, and from 26 to 34 on Math. Hence if you have above 31 in ACT Composite, 30 in ACT English, and 32 in ACT Math, that good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
24
29
31

ACT English
22
28
30

ACT Math
24
30
32

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(303)
273-3000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Colorado School of Mines, please contact this college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (303) 273-3000 or check Colorado School of Mines Website

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