With a Bachelor
in Mining Engineering
at West Virginia University
you will have received a solid grounding in such fields as general engineering principles together with geology and surveying; an introduction to mining and minerals engineering, mine design, geotechnical engineering, mining geology, minerals management, health and safety in mines and quarries, mine and tunnel design, and quarry product evaluation
bachelors students: Employment opportunities: Minerals-related employment, either domestically or overseas. Related areas include tunnelling, civil engineering design or the oil and gas industry.