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Minor in Energy Resource Management

undergraduate minor

The Energy Resource Management Minor offers UW students unfettered access to high-quality, specialized energy education to complement any degree. Students interested in business, economics, finance, engineering, sciences, political science, sociology, agriculture, and environment and natural resources acquire a foundational knowledge of diverse energy topics and interdisciplinary training to expand career opportunities. 


Interests include:

  • Law & Land Management

  • Business & Finance

  • Energy Economics

  • Geology & Geophysics

  • Science & Engineering

  • Energy & Environment

  • Policy & Regulation

  • Agriculture

is it right for you?

Energy Resource Management Minor

What to Expect


Required 12 Credit Hours

6 Credits of Core Courses

Energy and Society (ERS/ENR 1000); Energy Markets & Policy (ERS/ECON 3400)

6 Credits of Elective Credits

Choose from 27 approved courses in varying disciplines


Learning Outcomes

The Energy Resource Management minor will provide students with an understanding of the complex role energy plays by meeting the following learning outcomes.

  1. Gain appreciation and understanding of fundamental concepts of energy systems.

  2. Acquire a foundational understanding of the commercial aspects of energy industries.

  3. Exhibit critical thinking and problem solving related to energy and environmental problems.

  4. Apply knowledge of energy technology to societal problems requiring economic and policy analysis while working in a multidisciplinary environment.

Contact Us

School of Energy Resources

Karolina Klatka

College Relations Representative

1000 E. University Ave., Dept. 3012

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-343-0509

Fax: 307-766-6701


School of Energy Resources

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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