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Want a Job That Gets You Outdoors?

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If that kind of role gets you amped up, the University of Wyoming's Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources has the program for you.

You want a fulfilling career, but the idea of sitting behind a desk from 9 to 5 just isn't appealing. You're an outside thinker. You're looking for something that allows you to make a good living, but lets you get outside, breathe fresh air and feel the Earth under your boots.

If that kind of role gets you amped up, the University of Wyoming's Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources has the program for you. If you're relentlessly curious and interested in topics such as the environment, natural resources and solving problems, our graduates go on to work for schools, art institutes, law firms, international aid organizations and ski areas. They are entrepreneurs, photojournalists, biologists, policy analysts, technicians and directors.

With diverse degree offerings and hands-on education, the Haub School will help you land a job in which you can find adventure and one you'll love going to every single day. And trust us, this is the place to study for an outdoor career. Laramie has been named the No. 3 college in the nation for hikers and outdoors enthusiasts. Check out our degree options, and decide which path helps unleash your inspired creativity.


Environmental Systems Science

You'll practice data collection, statistical analysis, and modeling to understand the physical, biological, and human components of the Earth system.


Environment & Natural Resources

If environmental science, history, policy or economics appeals to you, the ENR major checks the boxes. You'll work with peers from across campus to improve critical thinking and problem solving for natural resource challenges. This is also available as a minor.


Outdoor Recreation and Tourism Management

One of the West's fastest-growing industries, this major prepares you to integrate business with topics such as culture, environment and natural resources, recreation and tourism.

Not ready to major in any area? We've got great options for minor studies.


Outdoor Leadership

Study in the classroom and the backcountry to develop leadership skills, explore field ecology, gain real-world experience, and earn your Wilderness First Responder certification.



This option is perfect for big-picture thinkers who want to diversify and improve food, energy, and social systems for the planet.


Environment & Natural Resources


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