On May 11, 2013, Mines graduated the largest class in its history (16 percent more than the next-largest class) and awarded more degrees to women than ever before. Here are a few of the numbers:

Total undergraduate degrees: 706 (160 women)

Master’s degrees: 191 (58 women)

Doctorates:  41 (13 women)

Starting salaries for two bachelor’s degree recipients were the highest ever, at $115,000.