Globalize Your Studies
Our curriculum emphasizes the sociocultural facets, or social geology, inherent specifically in hazards-related work and broadly in the fields of geological sciences and engineering.
The Geology, Geophysics, and Geological Engineering program of Michigan Technological University is flexible, accommodating students’ individual goals and affording specialization for myriad careers in the earth sciences, geophysics, and geological engineering.
Our department features world-class computer and analytical laboratory facilities. Specialized laboratories include the Laboratory for Atmospheric Remote Sensing, the Subsurface Visualization Laboratory, the Seismology and Petrophysics Laboratory, the Earthquake Seismology Laboratory, the Hydrogeology Laboratory, and the Earth Magnetism Laboratory.
- Advanced Environmental Geophysics
- Advanced Natural Hazards
- Advanced Volcanology
- Volcano Seismology
- Advanced Geoinformatics
- Advanced Earthquake Seismology
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesEnvironmental Engineering Geology General Engineering & Technology View 251 other Masters in Environmental Engineering in United States
- 3 Letters of Recommendation (only 1 required for Michigan Tech students)
- Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale
- GRE not required
- TOEFL: Required Score of 79 iBT
- IELTS: Required Overall Band Score of 6.5
International25517 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25517 USD per year during 12 months.
National25517 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25517 USD per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Houghton
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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