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The Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering (“MPGE”), located within the Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy, is one of the oldest and ranks among the top five programs in the nation. MPGE’s rigorous curriculum prepares students for work in a far-reaching industry that supports much of the heartland. Students receive a firm foundation in contemporary oil and gas issues, extraction methods, engineering processes, resource development and advanced course work in the three primary petroleum engineering specializations: Drilling Engineering, Production Engineering and Reservoir Engineering.

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Faculty Position Open

Now Hiring Faculty

The University of Oklahoma Mewbourne School of Petroleum & Geological Engineering is seeking faculty candidates with expertise or specialization in natural gas engineering.

Interested candidates should click here for more information and to submit their cover letter, resume, references. For additional questions contact Sonya Grant at



Department of Energy Geosciences Research Office Positions Available

Deparment of Energy Positions

Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy at University of Oklahoma invites applications for 3 Doctoral Aspirants and Post-Doctoral Researchers. The doctoral research will be supervised by Dr. Siddharth Misra, Assistant Professor. The project is being supported by the Department of Energy Geosciences Research Office. The start date for these positions is Jan 15, 2019. The positions will be funded for next 3 to 4 years. Click here to learn more!


High School Seniors: Apply to The University of Oklahoma

Application Available

If you are interested in Petroleum Engineering, you are looking at the right University. Through experiences that include research, internships, innovative, instruction, modern labs and mentoring from faculty and industry leaders our students gain the technical competence and intellectual perspectives needed to grow and succeed professionally. MPGE graduates are highly sought after and hold leadership positions throughout the oil and gas industry.

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NOW Online Graduate Programs in Natural Gas Engineering

Natural Gas Engineering Degree Online

We now offer an M.S. in Natural Gas Engineering & Management in an online format and a Graduate Certificate in Natural Gas Technology that is available on campus and online. Both programs are perfect for those seeking to further their education in the growing field of natural gas without interruption to their career and family life.

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