Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences

Accreditation and Educational Objectives

ABET Accreditation

ABET is the recognized accreditor for college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology. ABET is a federation of 35 professional and technical societies representing these fields. Among the most respected accreditation organizations in the United States, ABET has provided leadership and quality assurance in higher education for over 80 years.

ABET accredits over 3,709 programs at 752 colleges and universities in 30 countries. Over 2,200 dedicated volunteers participate annually in ABET evaluation activities.

ABET is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

The Geological Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

The Mining Engineering program is under review for accreditation consideration. An official decision will be made by  the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET in July 2021 based on the current review of the 2019-2020 year of record. 


Geological Engineering

Mining Engineering