Welcome to the Environment, Geology, and Natural Resources (EGNR) Department.
The interdisciplinary nature of our programs combine the physical and social sciences. Our program promotes conservation, exploration, and protection of the environment. Students within our department receive real-world experiences through hands-on projects related to soil and water conservation, land stewardship, site remediation, hazardous materials training, agricultural education, and other related applications.
We offer a variety of courses, which aid in the development of our students. Some of those courses relate to careers in areas such as:
- air quality
- water resources
- soil conservation
- sustainable agriculture
- petroleum geologist
- private lands management
- energy resource exploration and development
- outdoor recreation and environmental education
- hazardous materials and waste management
Our faculty are dedicated and passionate about their work and all offer interrelated backgrounds in various science disciplines for the further development of our students and our department. We offer undergraduate and graduate degrees.