Advanced Surface Mining Technology
Surface Mining Technology courses are not being offered at this time due to limited activity in the Southern Arizona mining industry. Please check back.
Learn advanced surface mine safety, rigging and technology skills to work in the Mining Industry. Gain experience working in a surface mine. Complete this program by taking classes exclusively on weekdays.
Program/Major Codes: CRTSMA/SMA
What can I do with this degree?
Career Options: Entry-level surface mine work in industrial plant technology, electrical or diesel repair.
Academic Options: Continue your studies by pursuing the Surface Mining Technology AAS degree.
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Required Core Courses
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|SMT 101||Mine Safety||1|
|SMT 106||Basic Rigging for the Mines
|SMT 190||Surface Mining Technology Internship I||2|
|SMT 191||Surface Mining Technology Internship II||2|
|SMT 290||Surface Mining Technology Internship III||3|
|SMT ELEC||SMT Electives: select 100-level courses||10-12|
|SMT ELEC||SMT Electives: select 200-level courses||5-8|