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University of Nevada, Reno

Department of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering

Reno, NV

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University of Nevada, Reno

Overview

University of Nevada, Reno / Department of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering is located in Reno, NV.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Mining engineering
Master of Science (MS) Metallurgical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Mining engineering

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

6
Applied
4
Accepted
2
Enrolled
67%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
95
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 15th April 15th Yes
Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 500
TOEFL IBT score: 61
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

3
Total Graduate Students
33%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
66%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 33%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (66%)
Female (33%)

Faculty

42
Total faculty
Full-time - 42
Part-time - 0
Male (36)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Mine ventilation, rock mechanics, mine design
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
548,237

Location & Contact

Address Reno, NV  89557
United States
Contact Dr. George Danko
Graduate Program Director
Email: danko@unr.edu
Phone: 775-784-6961