Curriculum

Academic Requirements as of Fall 2015
 
Year 1:  Fall Semester (@ CSU)
  • NR 564 Systems Thinking and Biodiversity (3 credits)
  • NR 541 Conservation Policy, Finance, and Governance (2 credits)
  • NR 562 Ecosystem services in a changing world (3 credits)
  • NR 549A Conservation Leadership (3 credits)

 

Year 1:  Spring Semester (@ CSU) 
  • NR 544E  Conservation Methods (3 credits)
  • NR 544D  Spatial methods (1 credit)
  • NR 543B Catalyzing Change: Collaborative Conservation (3 credits)
  • NR 545B Multi-level Views of Society and Conservation (3 credits)
  • NR 549B Conservation Leadership (3 credits)

 

Year 2: Study Abroad / Project Work - Summer & Fall (locations vary)
  • NRRT 696/698 (6 credits)   Independent study and research

Year 2: Spring Semester 

If needed (i.e., additional semester to complete final projects), students can remain enrolled for an additional semester to finalize and defend their final project.