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If you are looking for an online engineering degree that specializes in the study of soil and rock mechanics, then Missouri University of Science and Technology's Master of Engineering in Geotechnics degree an ideal option for you.

This fully online geotechnics engineering degree program guides students forming a comprehensive understanding of geology and geotechnics, soil mechanics, rock mechanics and subsurface hydrology.

Also, students in this online engineering program will take a number of other courses that take a close look at other areas of engineering, such as:

  • Civil engineering
  • Environmental engineeringGeological engineering
  • Geology and geophysics and mining engineering

It requires 30 credit hours to complete, with a minimum of 15 credit hours of geological engineering courses.

Degree Requirement: Bachelor's degree in related discipline; GRE: V+Q 1050 or greater, A 3.5 or greater; GPA 2.75 or greater; or enrolled in geotechnics certificate program, complete the four core courses with a grade of "B" or better in each to advance to the graduate degree. International requirement: TOEFL 560 or greater.

Accreditation Information

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

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