The online Graduate Certificate in Geomechanics/Rock Mechanics program is designed for students currently working in a mining or geological engineering industry and want to develop specialized skills in rock mass behavior and properties. The curriculum provides in-depth insight into geological engineering and mining principles as students examine the core technical and scientific principles that guide safe, geotechnical design and evaluation, gaining the competencies needed to navigate the excavation process. Students closely explore aspects of underground construction and stability analysis, learning to harvest raw materials while eliminating the hazards of subterranean ventures.
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Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)