Colorado School of Mines

Golden, Colorado

Colorado School of Mines Admissions Overview

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What is Colorado School of Mines acceptance rate?

Colorado School of Mines has an acceptance rate of 49%. This means that if you have the right grades then you have a good shot of being accepted into the school. In the last academic year, 49% out of the people who applied to Colorado School of Mines were accepted into the school.

It's not just admissions rates that matter. Academics are an important consideration. In terms of academics, admissions standards are high. The average SAT score at Colorado School of Mines was 1,370 in the last academic year, and the average ACT score was 61.

Only 19% of students who are admitted into Colorado School of Mines go on to enroll at the school. This is reasonable because most students who apply for college apply to multiple schools.

Applicants to Colorado School of Mines are required to submit their GPA to the school.

Colorado School of Mines SAT Scores

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What are the SAT requirements to get into Colorado School of Mines? In the last academic year, Colorado School of Mines accepted students with SAT scores as low as 645.

The upper range for SAT scores at Colorado School of Mines was 725. On average, applicants had an SAT score of 685.

This shows that even if you don't have the best SAT scores, you will still have a shot of admittance. However, having strong SAT scores will definitely improve your chances of being accepted.

72% of people who applied to Colorado School of Mines in fall 2018 submitted their SAT scores as part of their application. So, no matter what your scores are, you'll probably want to submit them to the school if you want a good chance of being accepted.

ACT Scores

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How about ACT scores? What are the ACT requirements to get into Colorado School of Mines?

57% of applicants submit their ACT scores to Colorado School of Mines. This means that to have a good chance of being accepted you should submit your ACT scores.

According to admissions data, Colorado School of Mines usually accepts students who have composite ACT scores of 55 or greater. The average ACT score of an applicant in fall 2018 was 31. Some applicants had ACT scores of up to 34. The higher your ACT scores are, the more likely you are to be accepted into the school.

Colorado School of Mines Admission Statistics

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In fall 2018, a total of 12,561 students applied to study at Colorado School of Mines. Of those students, 8,726 were men and 3,835 were women.

Applications are not the only admissions statistic you should consider; acceptance rate is also a key factor to think about. 49% of students at Colorado School of Mines were accepted into the school in fall 2018. This represents a total of 6,228 students. 3,888 of students who were accepted were male and 2,340 of the students accepted were female.

The percentage of students who were accepted that enrolled at Colorado School of Mines in the last academic year is 19%. Overall, 1,199 students who applied to Colorado School of Mines enrolled in the school. Of those students, 21% of women who were accepted and 16% of men who were accepted enrolled.

Colorado School of Mines Admission Requirements

Test ScoresRequired
High School GPARequired
High School Class RankRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended

What are the Colorado School of Mines admissions requirements?

At Colorado School of Mines, you are required to submit your high school test scores. Colorado School of Mines asks prospective students to submit their GPA to the school.

You'll be asked to submit your high school class rank as part of your application.

What's more, you need to submit letters of recommendation from your high school. You will also not be asked to demonstrate your competencies as part of your application.

As part of your application, Colorado School of Mines accepts . Credit for life experiences is also accepted.

Colorado School of Mines Credits Accepted

AP CreditNo
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesYes

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