SAT Range 1,250 - 1,420
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Colorado School of Mines is a Public school located in Golden, CO. Colorado School of Mines has a total enrollment of 6,054 with a graduation rate of 77% and a student/faculty ratio of 16:1.

If SAT (scholastic aptitude test) scores are required for admission to this school, both the SAT range and the national SAT averages will be displayed above. The SAT range is a reflection of the range of SAT scores that are generally (but not always) required to attend the school. The national SAT average distribution graph shows the average SAT scores for every school in the country. The Colorado School of Mines SAT range (if available) is highlighted in blue to give students a general idea of what their SAT scores would need to be to attend Colorado School of Mines.

School information

School typeDegree granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Institutional categoryPublic
Avg. price for students receiving grants$24,297
Avg. price for students living on campus$32,684
Avg. price for students living off campus$31,024


Total applicants11,752
Total admissions4,427
Admission rate38%
Application fee$45
Average staff salary$97,074

25th percentile score

SAT math650
SAT reading600
SAT writing560
ACT composite28

75th percentile score

SAT math730
SAT reading690
SAT writing650
ACT composite32

Both the SAT and ACT scores are used for college admissions and generally contain the same types of content. The SAT score is derived by combining two sections with a low of 400 to a maximum score of 1600. The two sections are 200 to 800 for SAT Math and 200 to 800 for SAT Reading. The ACT composite score is derived by combining English, Math, Reading and Science with a range from 1 to 36.

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