12 months
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38466 USD/year
38466 USD/year
17154 USD/year
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About

Pursuing the Geology and Geological Engineering program of Colorado School of Mines prepares you for that next step in your career to become a leading expert in the study and safe management of the Earth and its resources. The program offers a graduate certificate, professional master’s non-thesis and master’s thesis option.

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Overview

Problem solver. Explorer with an attention to detail. Effective communicator. Someone who isn’t afraid to dig deeper. Sound like you? We thought so.

With an interactive learning environment rooted in exceptional research relevant to current societal issues, your opportunities are limitless in the Geology and Geological Engineering program of Colorado School of Mines .

The program offers a graduate certificate, professional master’s non-thesis and master’s thesis option.

Career Types

  • Geotechnical engineer
  • Mine engineer
  • Geological engineer
  • Geologist
  • Hydrogeologist
  • Geophysicist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Geological Data Analysis
  • Applied Numerical Modelling for Geomechanics
  • Case Histories in Geological Engineering and Hydrogeology
  • Advanced Geological Engineering Design
  • Geological Engineering Site Investigation
  • Applications Of Geographic Information Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Certificate 

  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV) 
  • Statement of Purpose: Not Required. Suggested if GPA is less than 3.0/4.0
  • Transcript(s): Required. Must be submitted for all schools attended (unofficial transcripts accepted for admissions review and must show successful completion of any required prerequisite course(s). 

Professional Master’s Non-thesis

  • Bachelor’s Degree 
  • Letters of Recommendation: Required – two letters. Only one letter of recommendation is required for current Mines students or Mines alumni.
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV) 
  • Statement of Purpose 
  • Transcript(s) 

Master’s Thesis

  • Bachelor’s Degree 
  • Letters of Recommendation: Required – three letters.
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV) 
  • Statement of Purpose 
  • Transcript(s): Required. Must be submitted for all schools attended (unofficial transcripts accepted for admissions review and must show successful completion of any required prerequisite course(s).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38466 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    38466 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38466 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    17154 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17154 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Golden

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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