Master of Science in Explosives Engineering
Missouri University of Science and Technology

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Explosives Engineering program is designed to meet the need for highly trained explosives professionals in the explosive, mining, and civil excavating fields and government and defense industries.  The curriculum provides students with sophisticated skills in the integration of explosives technology into complex systems in a wide range of applications and readies students for managerial positions.  Students will have the opportunity to study and do research in other engineering and science fields, including Civil, Architectural, Mechanical, Chemical, Aerospace, Electrical, Geological and Materials Engineering and Geology, Geophysics, Chemistry, and Physics.


  • Bachelor of science in engineering, technology or a physical science
  • Pass security background check
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (4.0 scale)
  • Statement of purpose
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE/GMAT scores
  • Three recommendations

School Accreditation Statement

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