12 months
14400 USD/year
14400 USD/year
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Get on the fast track to management and executive positions through the Mining Engineering program at Missouri University of Science and Technology.


Program outline

Through the Mining Engineering program at Missouri University of Science and Technology, you will acquire an advanced understanding of mining processes and applications; the knowledge to design and select equipment for specific operations; and the expertise to use cutting-edge engineering methods to solve mining-related challenges in an economical, safe and efficient way.

Graduates of this program are leaders in their fields and pursue careers in raw material production, all aspects of mining (coal, metals, aggregates etc.) and related fields, highway, dam and power station construction, and weapons systems. This program is one of the best in the nation. A total of 30 credit hours is required to complete the degree, which includes a limited research component. For students enrolled in a laboratory section, there may be a three-day to one-week laboratory session required on the Missouri S&T campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aggregates Management 
  • Explosives Engineering
  • Mine Reclaimation
  • Mining Engineering 
  • Mining Project Evaluation
  • Sustainability in Mining

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
148 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

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

  • Bachelor’s degree in physical science or engineering preferred; another degree may be substituted with work experience in mining, if approved
  • Undergraduate GPA ≥ 3.0
  • GRE V+Q ≥ 300, GRE Q ≥ 148, and GRE WR ≥ 3.5
  • International requirement: TOEFL ≥ 79, or IELTS ≥ 6.5 or satisfactory completion of an approved English language Institute program.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Complete the Online Application. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7200 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    14400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7200 USD per semester during 12 months.


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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