I worked at Colorado School of Mines part-time
If you find the right professor to work for, then it's a very good way to make some money.
Compensation is not as high as it should be. Housing in Golden is getting expensive! Also, they usually don't pay for tuition.
I applied through other source. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Colorado School of Mines (Golden, CO) in January 2016.
Applied through alumina. Get talk to different professors/administrators in the department. Show my research and publications. Get a tour about their research facilities and other related things. Did a presentation for researchers in the research team.
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