Water — and its relationship with humans — is extremely complex; however, it is a necessary component of life as we know it. Students selecting the Water Resources concentration will gain specialized knowledge and skills pertaining to the physical, ecological, and social aspects of the world’s water resources and learn how society can better manage this precious resource.
Students pursuing this concentration may seek employment as
- Watershed scientists
- Hydrologic technicians
- Soil and water conservationists
- Stormwater and erosion control specialists
- Marine scientists
Students will also be prepared to continue their education in graduate school in a water-related field of study