39618 USD/year
39618 USD/year
17676 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


You’re an analytical and creative thinker with an eye for improving or optimizing a system’s functionality but want to take your skills to new heights. Join the Operations Research with Engineering course at Colorado School of Mines.

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The Operations Research with Engineering course at Colorado School of Mines  gives you an opportunity to take that first step. This interdisciplinary program will elevate your knowledge of chemical processes and manufacturing, socioeconomic, mechanical and mining systems by giving you hands-on research experiences and the freedom to explore new techniques.

Under the leadership of top faculty and key industry and government partnerships, you will be well-suited to find success in your professional life.

Career Types

  • Operations research analyst
  • Operations research engineer
  • Robotic process automation engineer

Programme Structure

The ORWE PhD allows students to complete an interdisciplinary doctoral degree in Operations Research with Engineering by taking courses and conducting research in eight departments/divisions: 

  • Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Electrical Engineering, Computer Sciences, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Economics & Business, Mining Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Metallurgical & Materials Engineering.

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To apply to Mines, you will need to send the Office of Admissions your transcripts from all universities you have previously attended.
  • The GRE is required for some programs. 
  • Most graduate programs require Letters of Recommendation as part of the admissions application requirements. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39618 USD/year
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  • National

    39618 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39618 USD per year
  • In-State

    17676 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 17676 USD per year

Living costs for Golden

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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