12 months
22860 USD/year
8244 USD/year
22860 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Mining Engineering program at Missouri University of Science and Technology provides advanced technical training to prepare you for challenging opportunities in mining engineering and leadership roles.


Whether you pursue a thesis-based or non-thesis master’s degree, in the Mining Engineering program at Missouri University of Science and Technology you will learn from experts and leaders in mining, interact with some of the brightest mining professionals, and enhance your technical and leadership skills.

Your Career in Mining Engineering

The need for materials to support our way of life has never been higher.

As the world transitions to green energy systems, the projected demand for critical minerals such as rare earth elements, lithium, cobalt and copper will increase in the near future. Mining engineers can choose from a variety of exciting careers such as frontline production supervisors, technical engineering support, safety and health professionals, and environmental and sustainability professionals.

Career Paths

  • Mine engineer
  • Mine supervisor and team leader
  • Product and sales engineer for original equipment manufacturers
  • Technical services engineer with explosives and blasting companies
  • Mining engineering consultant

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Aggregates and Quarrying
  • Mine Atmosphere Control
  • Aggregates Materials Sizing and Characterization
  • Material Processing by High Pressure Water Jet 
  • Coal Preparation
  • Flotation and Hydrometallurgy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Priority Application Deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • 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

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

    22860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22860 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.


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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