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Headquarters Golden, CO
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1873
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Colorado School of Mines (CSM) is the oldest public institution of higher education in Colorado. The school offers about 20 undergraduate and 20 graduate academic programs in such fields as applied science and mathematics, engineering, and geoscience and resource engineering; students can minor in areas related to humanities and social sciences. In addition, graduate students can pursue higher degrees in social and management science. The school claims that its "M" symbol on a nearby mountainside is the nation's largest single-letter, electronically lighted school emblem... More

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Colorado School of Mines President Bill Scoggins

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Good research experience while getting my degree

  Former Graduate Research Assistant

Pros: Good salary, access to student health services, research work tied in closely with education requirements, excellent professors to work for, well connected with industry, actually able to have a life outside of class and the lab Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Golden, CO Aug 2013 – Reviewed May 23, 2014

Interview Details – Very long process. The state has a constitutional set of rules that makes each opening at least a 2 or 3 interview process. Each candidate is pooled with up to 20 others then a written test. All before they are even interviewed. Then the top candidates are interviewed and the top 3-5 interviewed…Full Interview

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