Master of Engineering in Geotechnics
Missouri University of Science and Technology

Program Details

The online Master of Engineering in Geotechnics combines both the fields of soil mechanics and rock mechanics with engineering to form a comprehensive program of study.  The interdisciplinary curriculum includes courses in geology and geotechnics, soil mechanics, rock mechanics, and subsurface hydrology.  Other courses, such as civil engineering; environmental engineering; geological engineering; and geology, geophysics, and mining engineering, may be applied toward the degree.


  • Bachelor’s degree in related discipline
  • Statement of purpose
  • Official transcripts
  • Eligible GRE scores, GPA of 2.75 or higher, or complete Geotechnics Certificate with grade B or better

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission