12 months
14400 USD/year
14400 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Geological Engineering program at Missouri University of Science and Technology is a non-thesis master's degree program.


Program outline

The Geological Engineering program at Missouri University of Science and Technology studies the application of principles of geology to the solution of a wide range of problems in engineering practice, such as assessing and mitigating geologic hazards (subsidence, landslides, flooding, etc.), evaluating and improving groundwater resources, sustainably developing mineral and energy resources, selecting appropriate sites for civil and military infrastructure, and analyzing land use and environmental impacts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Subsurface Hydrology 
  • Engineering Geology and Geotechnics 
  • Geotechnical Construction Practice 
  • Applications in Geological Engineering
  • Subsurface Exploration
  • Rock Engineering

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (quantitative)
3 (analytical)

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  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Previous degree in geological engineering or a related engineering or science field. If the previous degree is non-engineering, the student may be required to take remedial course(s).
  • GPA ≥ 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for the immediately preceding degree program (BS or MS).
  • GRE Q ≥ 150; GRE V+Q ≥ 300; GRE A(W) ≥ 3.0
  • International Requirement: TOEFL ≥ 79 or IELTS ≥ 6.5 or Pearson ≥ 53
  • 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.


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