12 months
6520 USD/year
6520 USD/year
5520 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Geological Engineering program from  Jackson State University contributes to the expansion of knowledge of geological engineering through programs of basic and applied research.


Key facts

The mission of the Geological Engineering program from  Jackson State University is to provide a high quality graduate education in the traditional and emerging areas of geological engineering which is locally responsive; ; and to provide professional and community service to the state, the nation, and the world.

Program Objectives

  • Provide a graduate education in the broad area of geological engineering fundamentals.
  • Provide academic education and real world design experiences to prepare students for practice in the geological engineering profession.
  • Make contributions to the advancement of knowledge in geological engineering; and engage in meaningful service activities.
  • Create and maintain an environment that promotes professional development, growth of the intellect, character, and spirit of students, faculty and staff.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Regional Geological Engineering 
  • Geoenvironmental Engineering
  • Advanced Geomechanics 
  • Engineering 
  •  GIS Applications in Civil and Environmental Engineering 
  • Surface Water 
  • Wetland Management for Environmental Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Admission. Click here to access the Graduate School Application.
  • Out-of-state and International applicants must submit a $25.00 application fee. Applications will not be processed without payment of the application fee. Payment is made by  using a credit/debit card at the time of application.  Application payments are processed as part of the application.
  • A satisfactory TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS score 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    6520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3260 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    6520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3260 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2760 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Jackson

1080 - 1645 USD /month
Living costs

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


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