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Environmental and Resource Management Program

ERM Programs at a Glance

Undergraduate Degree

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Our undergraduate environmental and resource management program offers hands-on projects and coursework for students seeking to understand the scientific and technological aspects of byproducts, environmental health, sustainability and natural resource conservation. Graduates go on to be expert leaders and problem solvers who work with consulting firms, government agencies and non-profit organizations to solve the global environmental challenges of the future.

Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Environmental and Resource Management

Graduate degrees

Poly-Environmental-Resource-Management-Larry-Olson-HazMat-Photo-aThe M.S. in Environmental and Resource Management degree provides students with a background in the sciences, engineering, environmental science, natural resource management, environmental health and safety, or other affiliated areas with the regulatory and technical background to mitigate the environmental impact of industrial sources of pollution, ensure compliance with environmental regulations, and manage and preserve natural ecosystems.The curriculum focuses on areas such as environmental law, air pollution, soil and groundwater contamination, environmental toxicology, hazardous waste management, natural resources, worker health and safety, and international environmental laws and policies. Graduates are employed by manufacturing and mining industries, federal, state and local environmental agencies, environmental engineering firms, international agencies such as the UN and World Bank, and NGOs.

Master of Science (M.S.)
Environmental and Resource Management