The mining engineering program in the Department of Mining and Geological Engineering offers degrees at the baccalaureate, masters, and Ph.D. levels. The program was one of the first degree programs at the University of Alaska Fairbanks when it was established in 1917. Over the decades, the mining engineering program has provided many top-quality mining engineers for the mining industry in Alaska and the world. The program offers small class lectures by first-rate faculty and provides hands-on laboratory facilities and an experimental mine.
The geological engineering program offers degrees at the baccalaureate, masters, and Ph.D. levels. Our program is among the top ten in the nation that provide quality Geological Engineering education. The geological engineering program at UAF offers small class lectures by first-rate faculty, and hands-on field and laboratory practices.
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