Degrees and Accreditation
Through it’s four academic departments, the College of Mines and Earth Sciences offers three earth sciences majors and and three engineering majors.
|Atmospheric Sciences||Atmospheric Sciences||B.S., M.S., Ph.D.|
|Earth Science K-12 Teaching||Geology and Geophysics||B.S.|
|Geosciences||Geology and Geophysics||B.S., M.S., Ph.D.|
|Geological Engineering||Geology and Geophysics||B.S., B.S./M.S., M.E., M.S., Ph.D.|
|Metallurgical Engineering||Metallurgical Engineering||B.S., M.S., Ph.D.|
|Mining Engineering||Mining Engineering||B.S., B.S./M.S., M.E., M.S., Ph.D.|
The University is accredited by the Northwest Council on Colleges and Universities (http://www.nwccu.org) and is a member of the Utah System of Higher Education. The Department of Atmospheric Sciences is a member of the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research. Curricula in geological enginering, metallurgical engineering, and mining engineering are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.