Nevada knows Mining & Metallurgical Engineering

Demand for mining and metallurgical engineers is at an all-time high in Nevada and around the world with students receiving multiple job offers and starting salaries at $65,000 or more with signing bonuses of up to $10,000.

Department news

Group of teachers at the Nevada PITS event in 2019

NevadaTeach and Nevada Gold Mines partner to bring mining curriculum to rural communities

Rural Nevada teachers get support in offering earth sciences curriculum

Portrait of Trivedi Nikhil

Mackay School alumnus elected to the National Academy of Engineers

Dr. Nikhil C. Trivedi, '70 Metallurgical Engineering M.S., is awarded one of the highest professional honors accorded an engineer.

Mackay Mines building on campus.

Energy Resource Governance Initiative (ERGI) Academy to facilitate global governance of energy resource minerals

Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Engineering will bring delegates from around the world for hands-on trainings in energy resource minerals governance related topics.