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Geology, Geophysics, and Geological Engineering

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About

The Geology, Geophysics, and Geological Engineering program of Michigan Technological University focuses on understanding and safely managing the Earth and its resources for the future, with degrees leading to careers in industry, government, nonprofit organizations, and academia.

Overview

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.

World-Class Facilities

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Environmental Geophysics
  • Advanced Natural Hazards
  • Advanced Volcanology
  • Volcano Seismology
  • Advanced Geoinformatics
  • Advanced Earthquake Seismology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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

Tuition Fee

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    26505 USD/year
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  • National

    26505 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 26505 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Houghton

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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