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Natural Resources and Environmental Science

12 months
Duration
21592 USD/year
21592 USD/year
5500 USD/year
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About

The Natural Resources and Environmental Science Master of Science Degree from University of Nevada, Reno offers graduate study of the ecology, management and restoration of rangeland, forest and wildlife ecosystems. 

Overview

The Natural Resources and Environmental Science degree program from University of Nevada, Reno is inherently multidisciplinary and capitalizes upon the broad spectrum of expertise offered by departmental faculty. 

Student learning outcomes include: 

  • Students will be able to demonstrate critical thinking, writing and communication skills that will enable them to succeed after graduation. 
  • Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the theoretical basis and experimental methods used for study of natural resources and environmental science. 
  • Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of experimental design, field/laboratory instrumentation and procedures, computer models, and data analyses used in natural resource and environmental science research. 

Programme Structure

Areas of specialization include:
  • Biogeochemistry and soil processes
  • Climate change & impacts
  • Conservation biology
  • Fire ecology
  • Forest ecology & management
  • Ecohydrology
  • Environmental science
  • Landscape ecology
  • Restoration ecology 
  • Wildlife ecology & conservation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

30-32

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution of higher education in an appropriate area of science.
  • An undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher, documented with official transcripts.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A Statement of Purpose and Intent: a one to two page essay that describes your reasons for undertaking graduate work, as well as an explanation of your study and research interests and their relation to your undergraduate study and professional goals.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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