Master of Science in Mining Engineering & Management
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Mining Engineering & Management is a flexible, user friendly program that allows students to maintain employment while advancing their knowledge and skills in the field.  The curriculum is designed to meet the growing need for mining engineers and offers advanced study with emphasis in either management-oriented or technically-oriented disciplines for professionals in mining, mine management, or underground construction.  The technical track emphasizes applied geomechanics, advanced rock mechanics, rock slope stability, tunneling, mine ventilation, geostatistics, and mine planning.  The management track focuses on mining engineering management, mineral economics and finance, mining business management, and general mining engineering.

Requirements

  • Official transcript 
  • A statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official GRE scores (can be waived for online students with significant work experience)
  • A bachelor’s degree in a related area

School Accreditation Statement

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