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Energy to Power the Future

The School of Energy Resources is meeting future challenges in the global energy industry by preparing students in problem solving skills, communication and leadership. Wyoming is a center of U.S. energy production and provides multiple opportunities to gain hands-on energy experience.

Through a multi-disciplinary approach, students are prepared for long-term competitive success in the energy industry, including modern technologies, business skills and key practices essential to navigate the future economy.

Energy Resource Management and Development

The Bachelor of Science in Energy Resource Management and Development is designed to meet 21st century energy challenges through innovation, entrepreneurship and critical analysis. This is an interdisciplinary energy asset management degree where students take a core curriculum designed to provide breadth of learning and then select one of two concentrations for specialization - Professional Land Management (Landman) or Energy Land and Water.

Why study energy at the University of Wyoming?

  • Wyoming is a perfect location to learn about the energy industry. It is a center of U.S. energy production and allows students to experience realistic and relevant energy development.
  • Gain comparative advantage in Western region energy issues.
  • Integrate classroom learning with opportunities for practical field application through internships, field trips, study abroad, undergraduate research and capstone experiences.
  • Dedicated advising, mentoring, and career placement.
  • State-of-the-art Energy Innovation Center and energy facilities that provide opportunities for undergraduate research with distinguished faculty researchers.
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UW Receives Funding for Carbon Storage Feasibility Project

July 5, 2018 ‖ The University of Wyoming has received a $9.77 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy to proceed with a project to determine the feasibility of establishing a commercial-scale geological storage complex for carbon dioxide (CO2) in Wyoming.

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Pam Henderson

Manager, Academic Advising

Dept 3012 1000 E University Ave

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-6879

Fax: 307-766-6701


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