Colorado School Of Mines

Division of Economics and Business

Operations Research


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:

MS-Mineral Economics;, PhD-Mineral Economics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Operations Research program at CSM is the most relentlessly applied operations management program in the world. In order to graduate from this program, each student must do at least one applied project, for free, for a company or agency. The project must be used, and generate verified measurable benefit to the sponsor. As of this date, our graduates have created verified savings to companies and agencies in excess of $264 million.


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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