Mineral and Energy Economics

Mineral and Energy Economics

Program Description


The Mines mineral and energy economics graduate program educates students on the skills necessary for understanding the complex interactions of markets and policy that influence the energy, mineral and environmental industries. The program focuses on applied quantitative tools and models that form a foundation for sound business and public policy. Founded in 1969, this world-renowned program offers MS and PhD options, and attracts students from all over the world. Graduates of the program are globally known for their career achievements.

Additional program information is available at the Mineral and Energy Economics website.

Doctor of Philosophy

  •  Mineral and Energy Economics

Master of Science

  • Mineral and Energy Economics
  • Engineering and Technology Management
  • Dual Degree: Petroleum Economics and Managment & Mineral and Energy Economics

Graduate Certificate

  • Resource Commodity Analytics (RCA)

 

  • A personal statement that illustrates a strong interest in energy, minerals or related environmental and technological issues, and includes examples of strong leadership potential as demonstrated by previous academic, personal and employment successes.
  • There is no official minimum GPA for admittance into the program, although higher GPAs increase the likelihood of admission. For GRE and GMAT, quantitative scores above 60 percent are preferred for admittance consideration.
  • All admitted graduate students must submit GRE scores prior to receiving an admissions decision. Mines accepts GRE scores from tests taken within five years of the date of entry.
  • For international applicants or applicants whose native language is not English, a TOEFL score of 79 or higher (or 550 for the paper-based test) is required. In lieu of a TOEFL score, an IELTS score of 6.5 or higher will be accepted.
  • EBGN504. ECONOMIC EVALUATION AND INVESTMENT DECISION METHODS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN509. MATHEMATICAL ECONOMICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN510. NATURAL RESOURCE ECONOMICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN511. MICROECONOMICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN512. MACROECONOMICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN515. ECONOMICS AND DECISION MAKING. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN521. MICROECONOMICS OF MINERAL AND ENERGY MARKETS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN523. MINERAL AND ENERGY POLICY. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN525. BUSINESS ANALYTICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN526. STOCHASTIC MODELS IN MANAGEMENT SCIENCE. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN528. INDUSTRIAL SYSTEMS SIMULATION. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN530. ECONOMICS OF INTERNATIONAL ENERGY MARKETS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN535. ECONOMICS OF METAL INDUSTRIES AND MARKETS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN536. MINERAL POLICIES AND INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN537. ECONOMICS OF WATER. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN540. ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN541. INTERNATIONAL TRADE. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN542. ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN546. INVESTMENT AND PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN547. FINANCIAL RISK MANAGEMENT. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN553. PROJECT MANAGEMENT. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN555. LINEAR PROGRAMMING. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN559. SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN560. DECISION ANALYSIS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN562. STRATEGIC DECISION MAKING. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN563. MANAGEMENT OF TECHNOLOGY. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN564. MANAGING NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN565. MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY-BASED COMPANIES. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN566. TECHNOLOGY ENTREPRENEURSHIP. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN567. BUSINESS LAW AND ETHICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN568. ADVANCED PROJECT ANALYSIS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN570. ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN571. MARKETING ANALYTICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN572. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS STRATEGY. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN573. ENTREPRENEURIAL FINANCE. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN575. ADVANCED MINING AND ENERGY ASSET VALUATION. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN576. MANAGING AND MARKETING NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN577. LEADING & MANAGING HIGH PERFORMING TEAMS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN580. EXPLORATION ECONOMICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN585. ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT CAPSTONE. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN590. ECONOMETRICS I. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN594. TIME-SERIES ECONOMETRICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN598. SPECIAL TOPICS IN ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS. 6.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN599. INDEPENDENT STUDY. 0.5-6 Semester Hr.
  • EBGN610. ADVANCED NATURAL RESOURCE ECONOMICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN611. ADVANCED MICROECONOMICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN632. PRIMARY FUELS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN645. COMPUTATIONAL ECONOMICS. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN655. ADVANCED LINEAR PROGRAMMING. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN690. ECONOMETRICS II. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN695. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY. 3.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN698. SPECIAL TOPICS IN ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS. 6.0 Semester Hrs.
  • EBGN699. INDEPENDENT STUDY. 0.5-6 Semester Hr.
  • EBGN707. GRADUATE THESIS / DISSERTATION RESEARCH CREDIT. 1-15 Semester Hr.
 

Ashlyn Hohenshelt

The Mineral and Energy Economics Program is like no other. It allows for a deeper understanding of mineral, oil and electricity markets and the economic theories that drive them.

Ashlyn Hohenshelt
Computer Science Student

 

GRE Test

  • The deadline for the April 4, 2020 GRE is February 28, 2020.