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.
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 tabs on the bottom of the banner above to learn more about the number one program of its kind, Explosives Engineering at Missouri S&T.
HOT OFF THE PRESS: We will be able to hold an in-person explosives camp this August. Check out the 2021 Explosives Camp Brochure. We will also have a Virtual Camp as well...2021 Virtual Explosives Camp
Past news: A Master's in Explosives Technology goes live Fall 2018. Check out your options here. (August 2018)
Past news: Distance Education Rates have been reduced to $1200 per credit hour. There is a new U.S. Military Rate of $735 per credit hour as well. To check out the new rates and to see if you are eligible for the reduced Military Rate, check out the Distance Education Fee Schedule. (December 2017)
Past news: We added a new page dedicated to Pyrotechnics. Check it out here. We just uploaded a new video covering the Explosives Engineering 5512 course.
Past news: Check out some of the results from the 2017 Explosives Camps here
Past news: Prospective students... check out our new recruiting video here to learn more about our program.
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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!