Graduate Degree Programs



Our graduate programs are designed to produce specialists in their chosen area of study.  The Master of Engineering in Mining Engineering Distance Education Program and the Graduate Certificate program are structured for those currently working in a mining or mining related industry. All courses offered in these options are available online. The Master of Science and the PhD in Explosives Engineering is our newest program and the only explosives master degree available in the United States. The Master of Science in Mining Engineering offers classes on campus and includes the option of an emphasis area of specialization.

The PhD in Mining Engineering and the Doctorate in Engineering degrees focus on the research aspects of mining. Students work closely with professors to develop new and exciting technologies for the mining industry at our research laboratories and through field research.

Application Requirements

Graduate Degree Requirements 2018

Graduate Degree MilestonesGrad Milestones


Office of Graduate Studies

Distance and Continuing Education

Funding Opportunities

International Students

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For additional information please contact us!


Dr. Kwame Awuah-Offei
Graduate Program Coordinator
326 McNutt Hall
Phone (573) 341-6438
Fax (573) 341-6934


Dr. Greg Galecki
Distance Education Program Coordinator
226 McNutt Hall
Phone (573) 341-4938
Fax (573) 341-6934


Dr. Paul Worsey            
Explosives Engineering
270 McNutt Hall
Phone (573) 341-4317
Fax (573) 341-6934