• Overview
  • Help solve state and national water problems

    Prepare to use science to better manage our world’s critical water resources with a degree in water science and management.

    In this program, you’ll develop strong expertise in managing water in agricultural, domestic and wildland environments. You’ll learn to use this science-based knowledge to help industries grow food, manage forests and raise cattle. The program also includes courses in math and GIS-based mapping, as well as hands-on field research experiences.

    With this degree, you’ll be prepared to fill the growing demand for water professionals in the agricultural industry, research facilities and state and federal agencies.

  • Degree Fit
  • This program could be a good fit if you:

    • Are strong in science
    • Have an interest in agriculture
    • Are involved in 4-H, FFA or other agriculture-related activities
    • Enjoy working in the outdoors
    • Want to help others practice sustainable farming
  • Career Outcomes
  • With this degree, you could become a/an:

    • Quantitative hydrologist
    • Irrigation technician
    • Precision agriculture technician
    • Watershed management technicians
    • Consultant