Masters of Natural Resources - One-Year program


Masters of Natural Resources - One-Year program

Build the skills to change the world. A University of Idaho – Environmental Education and Science Communication (EESC) graduate student earns a Masters of Natural Resources in 10.5 months.  While living at our incredible McCall Field Campus grads develop an array of professional skills and expertise. Applied coursework and targeted study in science communication, leadership, place-based education, and ecology, give our students what they need to earn a degree, make a difference, and get a job. Check out our program at or contact Gary S Thompson at

EESC graduate students can expect to:

-  Experience learning in new ways by taking experiential coursework in ecology, science communication, place-based education, and leadership.

-  Gain outreach and instructional skills as a part of a mentored teaching practicum through our award-winning McCall Outdoor Science School(

-  Build interdisciplinary thinking skills to address complex socio-ecological issues.

-  Enjoy a 1:6 faculty to graduate student ratio that ensures a student-centered approach to learning.

-  Participate in a supportive, community-based, learning experience that prepares students for a wide range of professions.

-  Take part in a once in a lifetime trip into theTaylor Wilderness Research Station located in the heart of the Frank Church/River of No Return Wilderness.


To inquire about application details, contact Gary S Thompson: or call/text 208-315-2058