12 months
Duration
22860 USD/year
22860 USD/year
8244 USD/year
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About

The Geological Engineering program at Missouri University of Science and Technology features advanced coursework coupled with cutting-edge research.

Overview

Program outline

Graduate students in the Geological Engineering program at Missouri University of Science and Technology work on cutting-edge applied research projects that target problems of local, regional and often global significance. Recent graduates have worked on projects ranging from applications in space mining, water resources, drone technologies, to engineering geophysics.

Geological engineering is the application of the knowledge and principles of geology to the solution of problems in engineering practice. These applications include the evaluation of geological conditions for environmental protection studies, for groundwater resource and pollution investigations, for mineral and energy development, for site selection of civil works facilities, and for land use and environmental impact analysis. The master’s degree can be earned with a thesis or a non-thesis option. The Ph.D. degree requires a detailed dissertation and publication of original works.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Subsurface Exploration
  • Subsurface Hydrology
  • Intermediate Subsurface Hydrology And Contaminant Transport Mechs
  • Engineering Geology And Geotechnics
  • Geotechnical Construction Practice
  • Applications in Geological Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority Application Deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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

  • A submitted online application
  • $75 non-refundable application fee
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts (in English) from all colleges and universities attended. All unofficial copies of transcripts and scores can be uploaded to your online application for S&T to review.
  • A statement of purpose
  • A resume or curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22860 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    22860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22860 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8244 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8244 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Missouri City

1036 - 1920 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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