Average Salary Offers

2014 - 2015 Graduates (BS degrees)

Degree Average Salary Offers
Applied Biological Sciences $35,000*
Chemical Engineering $71,060 
Chemistry **
Civil & Environmental Engineering $55,662
Computer Engineering $58,000*
Computer Science $67,545
Electrical Engineering $65,449 
Geology $31,845*
Geological Engineering  $44,824*
Industrial Engineering & Engineering Mgmt. $62,558
Interdisciplinary Sciences **
Mathematics $45,556*
Mechanical Engineering $64,450
Metallurgical Engineering $68,000*
Mining Engineering $69,800
Physics **
School of Mines Overall $63,503 

* Average based on less than five offers.
** Pursuing graduate degrees or no salary offers reported



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PLACEMENT


98

PERCENT


309

STUDENTS


148

COMPANIES


$63,500

SALARY


32

STATES


Data based on most recently
completed academic year

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