Graduate student teaching

The Academic Experience

Master of Science in Natural Resources | Environmental Education Emphasis

The graduate program in environmental education at the McCall Outdoor Science School includes a 9 1/2-month residency at the McCall Field Campus on Payette Lake, a non-thesis research project, a 2-month summer internship plus one additional semester at the University of Idaho Moscow campus. In just 16 months, you can earn both a certificate in environmental education and a master's in Natural Resources. Courses include:

MOSS Campus, First Fall Semester
  • CSS 504 (CRN 38924) ST: Analysis of Scientific Lit (1 cr.)
  • CSS 560 (CRN 29900) Community Ecology for Environmental Educators (3 cr.)
  • CSS 562 (CRN 29901) Field Science Teaching (2 cr.)
  • CSS 563 (CRN 35426) Place-based Environmental Education (3 cr.)
  • CSS 567 (CRN 29903) Environmental Education Teaching Practicum I (2 cr.)
  • CSS 575 (CRN 33985) Leadership for the Environmental Educator (2 cr.)
MOSS Campus, Spring Semester
  • ST: Principles of Research II (2 cr.)
  • Advanced Field Ecology Course Design (5 cr.)
  • ST: Graduate Proposal Writing (1 cr.)
  • Environmental Education Teaching Practicum II (2 cr.)
Summer Semester, Various Locations
  • Environmental Education Teaching Practicum III (2 cr.)
UI Moscow Campus, Second Fall Semester
  • Natural Resource Policy (3 cr.)
  • Theories of Environmental Behavior (3 cr.)
  • Non-thesis project research (2 cr.)