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What You Can Do

This advanced degree prepares you for a variety of innovative and exciting careers. Depending on what you’re most interested in, you may become a:


  • Environmental consultant
  • Manager of sustainable development
  • Public information officer for a city or national park
  • Director for a public utility
  • Lobbyist for a land development commission
  • Corporate agricultural development consultant



As our impact on our natural environment becomes more transparent, the field of natural resources and the demand for professionals in this area continues to grow. Whether you want to work as an administrator with the Department of Fish and Wildlife to help protect streams and waterways, or you want to become a private consultant that works with developers to apply sustainable design principles, a Master of Natural Resources can get you there.


Other career opportunities are available in the areas of ecological restoration or reintroduction, research, forestry management, soil or wildlife management and much more. Examples of employers include: