Program Educational Objectives| Minng Engineering | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Mining and Mineral Resources Engineering

College of Engineering

Program Educational Objectives

Our undergraduate degree in mining engineering prepares our students for careers in or related to the mining industry.  Within three to five years of graduation, our students will

  1. Have a career in mining engineering or a related field taking into consideration global, sustainable and societal issues.
  2. Be effective in communication, teamwork and creative thinking.
  3. Pursue advanced education and/or lifelong learning to support career development in a broad range of mining related fields.
  4. Engage in a safe, professional and ethical manner.