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Graduate Certificate in Mining Engineering

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Mining Engineering program is designed for post-graduate students looking to further their educations in mining engineering.  The curriculum covers the fundamental principles and methods of mining engineering, analysis, and design of mining-related systems and mining enterprises.  Students will take the following four courses:

  • Underground Mining Methods and Equipment
  • Surface Mining Methods and Equipment
  • Rock Mechanics I 
  • Environmental Aspects of Mining


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum of 12-months of post-BS professional employment experience
  • Statement of purpose
  • Official transcripts

Accreditation & Licensing

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