Mining Production and Information Technology
Learn to manage information within the mine environment, between facilities within a corporation, and within the corporation itself to define the mining company of the future.
The graduate certificate in Mining Production and Information Technology will provide advanced study in mine environment technology, mine management technology, advanced pattern recognition technology, and management of information resources.
This program consists of 15 units of focused coursework in rock mechanics, mine health and safety, mineral processing, and mine information and production technology. Students wishing to complete a certificate will select a faculty adviser who is involved in administering the courses for an established certificate program. Minimum admissions requirements and minimum prerequisites for the certificate program are similar to the Master of Engineering. Students with an M.S. or Ph.D. may also enter the certificate program provided the certificate program is not part of their prior study areas.