The programme at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
The Geochemistry master’s candidate must demonstrate competence in chemistry, geology, mathematics, and physics comparable to the requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree in either chemistry, one of the engineering sciences, or one of the geological sciences.
Programme StructureCourses Overview:
- A program of study for the master’s degree must be approved by the student’s advisory committee and must satisfy the general requirements for the degree, including GEOP 590 (at least three credit hours) or GEOC 591 (at least six credit hours).Students must complete two credit hours of GEOC 592, at least four credit hours of GEOC 593 (unless the degree is completed in a shorter time), 12 credit hours in geochemistry, and six credit hours in upper‐division or graduate chemistry courses.
- As part of the degree requirements, students must have completed CHEM 331; GEOC 507, GEOC 544, ERTH 200 (mineralogy); or their equivalents.
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesChemistry Geology View 278 other Masters in Geology in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
The following are required for graduate applications:
- Unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
- Unofficial GRE scores
- Unofficial TOEFL or IELTS scores for international students whose first language is not English. English Language Requirements
- Recommendations letters (three)
- Statement of Purpose
International25686 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25686 USD per year during 24 months.
National25686 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25686 USD per year during 24 months.
In-State8738 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8738 USD per year during 24 months.
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