Continuing Education and
Professional Development Opportunities

at Colorado School of Mines

Never stop learning at Mines

Colorado School of Mines offers a wide range of continuing education programs to audiences beyond the campus. Our continuing education courses and professional development courses enable us to extend our academic services throughout the United States and around the world. Through our specialized courses, training programs, conferences, and other activities, you’ll have the tools and resources to never top learning with Mines.

Advance your career with Continuing and Professional Education Services (CPES) and take advantage of our wide array of learning opportunities. As one of the top science and engineering universities in the country, Colorado School of Mines has the faculty and resources to help you achieve your professional and educational goals.



 Continuing and Professional Education Services (CPES) administers these educational programs on behalf of the school, providing administrative, logistical, and fiscal support to Mines faculty members, departments, and centers involved in a wide array of educational outreach activities. The organization also provides administrative support for a number of institutional strategic enterprises throughout the world.

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Benefits of Professional Development and Continuing Education

There are many reasons to engage in professional development and continuing education classes. Not only can you expand your career, but you can also discover new areas of interest and make valuable connections that last well after your CE courses.

Some of the most notable benefits include: 

  • Expanding your knowledge base
  • Enhancing professional credibility
  • Developing leadership skills
  • Exploring new career options and opportunities
  • Increasing earning potential
  • Providing networking opportunities

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