Graduate studies are offered at New Mexico Tech in areas of specialization. We strive to pursue practical research projects that are founded on basic science in collaboration with industry. Students are taught advanced laboratory and fields techniques. In addition, analytical and computer skills are enhanced on the graduate level.
Faculty work, for the most part, in teams and often work with faculty and researchers at other Universities and National Laboratories. The sharing of knowledge beings diversity and breadth to our focus on applied research. Hence, our students are prepared to be leaders in industry.
Specialization in Mineral Engineering, Mineral Exploration
Rock mechanics research at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology includes the development of new testing methodology to evaluate the behavior of rock around underground excavations. Environmental control of mine wastes, mine waste characterization remediation. Design of waste-site facilities.
- Dynamics of Machines
- Computer Control of Machines
- Numerical Control of Machine Tools
- Mechanical Engineering Design
- 24 months
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DisciplinesEnvironmental Engineering General Engineering & Technology Mining, Oil & Gas View 46 other Masters in Mining, Oil & Gas in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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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.
Living costs for Socorro
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