Colorado School Of Mines

Division of Economics and Business

Mineral and Energy Economics


Office of Graduate Studies,1500 Illinois St.

Guggenheim Hall, Room 314

Golden, CO 80401

United States


1-800-446-9488 x3249

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

PhD-Mineral and Energy Economics, MS-Mineral and Energy Economics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Course work and research emphasize the application of economic principles and business skills to mineral, energy, and environmental issues with the goal of ensuring that graduates are qualified in four areas: economic analysis, business and investment decision making, quantitative methods, and communication. MS and Ph.D. students specialize in one of the following fields: Economics and Public Policy, Business Strategy and Finance, or Operations Research.


Colorado School of Mines is accredited through the doctoral degree by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—School of engineering and technology

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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