Petroleum Engineering Programs

The Department of Petroleum and Energy Engineering offers an extremely challenging and exciting career involving the discovery, exploration, and processing of the earth's energy resources through the knowledge of basic sciences, geosciences and petrosciences. Launched in Fall 2007, The program offers a BS in petroleum engineering and adopts an integrated approach striking a reasonable balance between petroleum engineering and gas technology. The program focuses on strengthening the ties with industry and gives its graduates excellent opportunities in the regional and global job markets.

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Petroleum Engineering

The program is concerned mainly with the exploration, drilling, reservoir and production operations. Economic and environmentally safe petroleum production and processing require the application of engineering principles in addition to a wide spectrum of knowledge including chemistry, geology, physics, and mathematics.

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Petroleum Engineering

The minor provides students with a world-class, accredited petroleum engineering education within the context of a liberal arts environment, and prepare them for a successful career in the Petroleum industry.

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