Natural Resources Management

Natural Resources Management – Certificate Courses

Award: Certificate
Required number of credits: 9
Program Start: Fall, Spring

The Natural Resources Management certificate option program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

2016–2017 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General Education courses
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite. See the course description for more details.

Semester 1
CNS107 Outdoor Recreation Techniques -OR- 1 $268.50
CNS104 Outdoor Recreation II 1 $268.50
CNS110 Equipment Operation and Safety -OR- 2 $337.00
CNS143 Fire Management 3 $605.50
CNS121 Environmental Conservation 3 $525.50
CNS204 Native Vegetation -OR- 3 $505.50
CNS108 Wildlife Identification 3 $540.50

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Total Credits 9

Course Cost Calculation:
2016–2017 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 131
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Student Success Specialist

Laurie Plum
Bremer Hall 124
319-296-2329 ext.1065
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Program Advisor

Ryan Kurtz
Bremer Hall 111F
319-296-2329 ext.1312
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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