Master of Natural Resources

Phone: 715-346-4617


Phone: 715-346-4617

Choose Master of Natural Resources at UW-Stevens Point

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Master of Natural Resources (MNR) is an online non-thesis degree designed for professionals looking to advance their careers or find a new one. Our program will develop your research, leadership, administrative, and communication skills.

Career opportunities in Master of Natural Resources

Designed for professionals looking to advance their career, the online Master of Natural Resources will enable you to:
  • Use research to assist in making informed natural resource management decisions.
  • Apply relevant leadership and administration skills to management positions.
  • Demonstrate professional communication skills including effective writing, conflict resolution, and facilitation.
  • Apply ecological principles to management decisions.

Building your résumé

​This degree will help you advance your career, pick a new career path, or simply build your resume without having to leave your home. This program is open to applicants with a wide variety of experiences and undergraduate degrees.

Outside the classroom

Advisers are available to assist you in planning your program. Students complete a plan of study to build or enhance an area of expertise.

Student support services

​​You have the option to enroll in one or more classes per term, helping you balance work, family, and other responsibilities. The graduate program can be completed 100% online. Log on when it’s best for your schedule. Finish in as few as 18 months or take several years. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.