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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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April 13, 2018 ‖ A University of Wyoming faculty member has been recognized by the European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers (EAGE).

Seven UW Projects Awarded Use of Cheyenne Supercomputer

April 13, 2018 ‖ Seven projects, many of which have applications to Wyoming issues -- including identification of promising catalysts for carbon fuel and chemical production, cloud seeding to enhance precipitation and a study of the Blair-Wallis watershed -- were recently chosen to receive computational time and storage space on the supercomputer in Cheyenne.

Energy Students Learn Diverse Communication Skills in Innovative UW Class

April 13, 2018 ‖ You might not expect to find a group of University of Wyoming School of Energy Resources students studying at the UW Art Museum, but this semester’s “Communication Across Topics in Energy” class has a curriculum like never before -- aimed at providing students with real-world experiences researching, writing emails and project proposals, as well as presenting and using diverse technologies.

National Group Reaccredits UW Professional Land Management Program

April 13, 2018 ‖ The University of Wyoming’s Energy Resource Management and Development Professional Land Management Program (PLM) has received notice that it has been reaccredited by the American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL).

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Pam Henderson

Coordinator, Student Advising

Dept 3012 1000 E University Ave

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-6879

Fax: 307-766-6701


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