Department of Geology and Geological Engineering
The Colorado School of Mines Department of Geology and Geological Engineering is one of the premier applied geoscience programs in the world.
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CUTTING EDGE RESEARCH
Our faculty, staff and students work in a number of areas important to earth, environment and engineering, ranging from minerals and energy exploration, to ice sheet dynamics, to natural hazards, and water quantity and quality. [more]
AN OUTSTANDING EDUCATION
We take education seriously, and have excellent teaching facilities, world class laboratory facilities, and access to some of the best field sites in the world. [more]
Geology is important to many areas important to humanity, from hazards to water resources to changing climate. We are training outstanding students to be stewards of our earth’s natural resources.