Department of Mining and Minerals Engineering
MINING AND MINERALS ENGINEERING:
IF IT'S NOT GROWN, IT'S MINED
Mining and the sustainable development, extraction and production of mineral and energy resources is as important today as ever. Virginia Tech’s Department of Mining and Minerals Engineering is helping students become the next generation of mining engineering leaders! Learn more about mining and engineering and our program.
MINING & MINERALS ENGINEERING BY THE NUMBERS!
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How one Virginia Tech researcher is securing a domestic supply of rare earth elements – which are critical components in emerging green energy technologies – while also reducing the impacts of waste treatment.
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Nathan Youmans found his "Engineering Fit" in Mining
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The B.S. program in Mining Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org. Learn more about the department's accreditation, mission and educational objectives.