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.

Join us for an info session to learn more! 

Wednesday, July 13, from 12-1 p.m.
Wednesday, July 20, from 7-8 a.m.
Thursday, July 21, from 4-5 p.m.

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.