Program Description and Requirements

Department Contact Information

More Information - Gainful Employment Disclosure

Types of Jobs Available:

  • Mining Industry (surface and underground)
  • Construction Industry
  • Quarrying Operations

Job Titles:

  • Construction Blasting Technician (47-5031)
  • Openpit/Quarry Blasting Technician (47-5000)
  • Surface Mining Blasting Technician (47-5000)
  • Blasting Inspector (47-5031)
  • Seismograph Technician (47-5031)
  • Blasting Consultant (47-5000)

Salary Ranges:

  • $17 - $25 per hour (depending on experience)

Tuition and Fees:

  • $1,917 per semester (WV resident)
  • $4,425 per semester (non-resident)

Books and Supplies:

  • Approximately $250 per semester

Job Placement Rate:

  • Not reportable

Median Loan Debt:

  • Not reportable

Grad Rates:

  • Not reportable

Plus One Associate Option: