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Online Courses


Eligible Courses for Core Competencies:


Human Dimensions (3-credits)

Fall 
ENVS 6110: Human Dimensions of Wildlife Management (3, USU)
WATS 6530 - Water Quality & Pollution (3, USU) (Offered odd years)

Spring
ENVS 6010: Human Dimensions of Natural Resource Management (3, USU) 
ENVS 6100: Introduction to Modeling Human Environment Systems (3, USU)

 

Ecological Foundations (3-credits)

Fall
NR 6570: Ecological Foundations of Natural Resources (3, USU) 
WATS 6650: Principles of Fisheries Management (3, USU) (Offered odd years

Spring
WATS 6310: Wetland Ecology and Management (3, USU) (Offered odd years- blended-online/in person only MUST come to Logan in May for a week)
WATS 6650:  Principles of Fisheries Management (3, USU) (Offered as a broadcast course for Logan, Vernal & Price students)

Summer
NR 6900: Wildlife Ecology & Management for NR Professionals (3, USU)
 

Quantitative Methods (3-credits)

Fall
WILD 6400: Ecology of Animal Population (3, USU) 
WILD 6580: Data Mgmt & Manipulation using R (1, USU) 
WILD 6900: ST: Species Distribution and Habitat Modeling (3, USU) 

Spring
NR 6580: Data Analysis and Programming for NR Managers (3, USU) 
WILD 6580: Data Mgmt & Manipulation using R (1, USU) (syllabus)
WILD 6900: ST:Species Distribution & Habitat Modeling Using R (3, USU) 

 

Policy and Administration (3-credits)

Fall
WATS 6530 - Water Quality & Pollution (3, USU) (Offered odd years)
ENVS 6530: Natural Resource Administration (3, USU) 
NEPA COURSES - take 3 credits

Spring
ENVS 6320:  Water Law & Policy (3, USU) (Offered odd years)
NEPA COURSES - take 3 credits

 

Spatial Information Management (3-credits)

Fall
NR 6910: Geographic Information Systems for Natural Resource Applications (3, USU) 
NR 6920: Python Programming for GIS (3, USU) 
NR 6930: Advanced Geographic Information Systems (3, USU)  
NR 6940: Principles of Remote Sensing of Natural Resources (3, USU) 
NR 6950: Geospatial Analysis (3, USU) 

Spring
NR 6910: Geographic Information Systems for Natural Resource Applications (3, USU) 
NR 6920: Python Programming for GIS (3, USU) 
NR 6930: Advanced Geographic Information Systems (3, USU) 
NR 6940: Principles of Remote Sensing of Natural Resources (3, USU) 
NR 6950: Geospatial Analysis (3, USU) 

Summer
NR 6910: Geographic Information Systems for Natural Resource Applications (3, USU) 
NR 6930: Advanced Geographic Information Systems (3, USU)  
NR 6940: 
Principles of Remote Sensing of Natural Resources (3, USU) 


Short Course options

Integrative Capstone (3-6 credits)

Spring/Summer/Fall
NR 6600: Integrative Capstone Experience (3-6, USU)
** Once you've registered for the capstone course go to the "Schedule and Options" tab to change the number of credit hours.

In addition to the courses we have listed here there are other courses offered through the Natural Resources Distance Learning Consortium.

Tuition Costs

Tuition costs for Out-of-State students is $546 per credit. ($488 tuition + $43 differential tuition per credit + $15 online fee)
Tuition costs for In-State students is based on USU's tuition and fees table.

Other Natural Resource Programs: (certificate credits may count towards the MNR degree)

Geographic Information Science (GIS) Certificate
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Certificate