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Environment & Natural Resources (ENR) Bachelor of Science

Environment & Natural Resources

Bachelor of Science + concurrent degree


By choosing to major in Environment & Natural Resources (ENR), you’ll work with students from across campus to learn critical thinking and collaborative problem solving for natural resource challenges. ENR understanding is relevant to every field of study—from biology to business, from public health to political science, from art to anthropology, and many more.

TWO OPTIONS:

one

Earn a bachelor of science in Environment & Natural Resources. This degree requires the addition of a concurrent major of your choosing, which can be any undergraduate degree program UW offers.

two

Or, add this concurrent major to any undergraduate degree program at UW.

A major in environment and natural resources from the Haub School emphasizes development of essential skills:

  • Communication (written and spoken)
  • Critical thinking
  • Collaborative problem-solving
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COURSES YOU'LL TAKE:

enr core

15 CREDITS

Foundations of environmental science, current and historic environmental values, collaboration in environment and natural resource problem-solving, environmental assessment, and an internship experience.

enr disciplines

21+ CREDITS

From departments across campus: courses in cultures and values, economics, environmental management, science, and policy as they relate to environment and natural resource issues.

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Careers:

Our economy and our world are changing rapidly. Many of the jobs, career paths, and professional opportunities you could take after you graduate might not even exist yet! The Haub School will prepare you to be a nimble, creative, and critical thinker, building the skills, knowledge, and tools you can apply to wherever you want to forge a path in the future.

Environment and Natural Resources

Career opportunities exist in in private companies like environmental consulting, reclamation/restoration, and regulatory compliance firms, in non-profit organizations that specialize in science communication, outreach, or environmental education, with local, state, or federal agencies in conservation, recreation and open space planning, natural resource management, or land-use planning.

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you could:

  • manage public lands, national parks, and wilderness areas
  • advocate for environmental protections at a local, state, and national level
  • cultivate environmental stewardship through public engagement
  • communicate scientific processes to various audiences

jobs*:

Natural Resources Policy Consultant, Park Ranger, Urban and Regional Planner, Research Scientist, Stewardship Coordinator, Natural Resource Specialist, Range Technician, Field Geologist, Outreach Coordinator, Senior Mediator, Environmental Educator, Field Supervisor

employers*:

Wyoming Outdoor Council, National Geographic, Bureau of Land Management, Teton Science Schools, Wyoming Conservation Corps, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, International Wolf Center, The Wilderness Society, Meridian Institute

*real job titles and employers of Haub School alumni


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Haub School of ENR

University of Wyoming
Bim Kendall House
804 E Fremont St
Laramie, WY 82072

Phone: (307) 766-5080
Fax: (307) 766-5099
Email: haub.school@uwyo.edu

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