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Welcome to the Missouri University of Science and Technology's Explosives Engineering site!
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Missouri S&T continues its long tradition as a leading academic institution in training and educating the world's experts in explosives engineering. Current offerings include Graduate and Undergraduate explosives certificates, an explosives engineering minor, an Explosives Engineering MS and now a PhD in Explosives Engineering. Under the wing of the Missouri S&T Mining Department, the rapidly expanding program focuses on broad industry and student needs; offering coursework covering the use of explosives, propellants and pyrotechnics in fields including mining, construction, defense, homeland security, demolition, oil recovery, fireworks, special effects and more. Learn how to become an explosives engineer and explore unique opportunities at the world's most renowned explosives school, Missouri S&T.
But to get a better idea of the hands on experience we have to offer, see what the New York Times has to say about the first and still most hands on "explosives camp" for high school students and how our experimental mine topped Popular Science's 'awesome labs' ranking for back to back years
We have assembled a very comprehensive web site with over 50 separate pages and documents. We hope you will find the program specific information you are searching.
Use the navigation menu on the left to learn more about the only program of its kind, Explosives Engineering at Missouri S&T.
Hot off the press: Article on program in January 2015 edition of IEEE Potentials magazine.
Hot off the press: The dates for the 2015 explosives camps are Camp #25 14-21 June, and Camp #26 21-26 June.
Hot off the press: New Assistant Professor position accepted by Catherine Johnson (University of Kentucky Explosives Research Team)
A collection of short videos is given on our Sample Videos page which are listed to give you a taste of what our explosives engineering programs are about at Missouri S&T. Enjoy!