Graduate students

Programs offered by the College

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Animal & Rangeland Science

Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees offer graduate study of animal science and the ecology, management, and restoration of rangeland and ecosystems.



The Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)  programs prepare students for careers in biological and biomedical research, industry and teaching.

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The B.S./M.S. dual degree program produces well-trained researchers with theoretical knowledge, technical skills and real-world experience in the ever-evolving and ever-expanding industry.

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Ecology, Evolution & Conservation Biology

The interdisciplinary Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program brings together faculty and students from multiple departments at the University, providing the opportunity to tailor your graduate education to your interests. 

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Environmental Sciences

The Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees are based on the tenet that graduate education in the environmental sciences requires an interdisciplinary approach encompassing the fields of chemistry, biology, ecology, physics, and human health.

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Hydrologic Sciences

The Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programs focus on studies of water in the environment including its role in geologic and biogeochemical processes, ecosystem functions, and climate science.

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Natural Resources & Environmental Science

The Master of Science (M.S.) program focuses on interactions between humans and the environment, such as water use, land-use management, wildlife interactions, sustainable development and sustainable business practices.

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The Master of Science (M.S.) degree encompass many different aspects of nutrition including experimental, clinical, public health, education, policy and human and community development.