The online Graduate Certificate in Mining Occupational Safety & Health program helps professionals rise to the challenge of creating a hazardless mining environment. The curriculum includes advanced coursework in ventilation, geomechanics, chemical exposure, and other fundamental areas, teaching students to design processes and procedures that minimize the inherent risks of excavation. Graduates have the expertise to ensure that every measure of risk avoidance is properly taken, are familiar with mine inspections and requirements for their compliance with occupational and health regulations, and are dedicated to ensuring that the inherent risks involved in mining operations are being mitigated by correct processes.
- Accredited engineering bachelor’s degree or related discipline
- Minimum 3.0 GPA
- College transcripts
- Statement of purpose
- Three letters of recommendation
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission