The NRES online graduate program enables students to continue their education in disciplines related to natural resources and environmental sciences through part-time study at locations away from the University of Illinois campus. Students can enroll in individual courses for professional and/or academic advancement, or apply for admission to the M.S. degree program.
With the possibility of pursuing topics of study relating to soil science, wildlife conservation, forest ecology and more; this is a flexible program. The faculty and advisors will help you align your interests and passions with work-related goals.
Read about successful NRES Online alumni who currently hold positions in a variety of fields.
Courses (Complete 32 Credit Hours)
- Courses cover several fields of study, to support individual student interests in the program
- Fields of Study:
- Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences
- Agricultural Education
- Crop Sciences
- Civil and Environmental Engineering
- Plant Pathology
- Applications for Summer 2017 are due March 1, 2017. Students begin June 2017.
- Applications for Fall 2017 are due June 15, 2017.
- Applications for Spring 2018 are due November 15, 2017