University of Arizona

Mining, Geological and Geophysical Engineering


P.O. Box 210030 , School of Anthropology University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ 85721-0030

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Geological / Geophysical Engineering (GGE): M.S.;Mining Engineering (MNE): M.S., Geological / Geophysical Engineering (GGE): Ph.D.;Mining Engineering (MNE): Ph.D.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Advanced work directed toward research and professional development in Geological/Geophysical Engineering: ground stabilization, probabilistic geotechnics, earthquake engineering, applied geophysics, high-resolution subsurface imaging, remote sensing mineral exploration and environmental studies. Advanced work directed toward research and professional development for Mining Engineering: geostatistics, mine planning, geomechanics operations research, mine ventilation, and new extractive techniques.


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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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