Mining Engineering

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Degrees Offered:

  • M.S. in Mining Engineering
  • See Engineering Science for Ph.D.

Application Fee - $65

Tests Required 

  • GRE recommended but not required

Deadlines - None

Areas of Interest:

  • Environmental Problems Related to Mining - M.S.
  • Materials Handling - M.S.
  • Mineral Economics - M.S.
  • Minerals and Coal Processing - M.S.
  • Mining Systems - M.S.
  • Rock Mechanics - M.S.

Departmental Contact Information:

Ms. Diana Gasa 


Mining and Mineral Resources
Engineering E Room 4C
Mailcode - 6603
Carbondale, IL 62901

For complete details - Visit the Mining Engineering Web page

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