Forests in the fall at Baskett Wildlife Research and Education Center.

The Natural Resource Science and Management degree with an emphasis in Terrestrial Ecosystems combines interests in wildlife management and conservation and forestry focusing on basic and applied concepts important in land management and species conservation.  Students with degrees in Natural Resource Science and Management with an emphasis in Terrestrial Ecosystems are accredited by the Society of American Foresters and may find employment as conservation biologists, ecologists, land stewards, and resource foresters.

Photo by Kyle Spradley, CAFNR Marketing and Communications

Common Career Paths

You can do nearly anything with a Mizzou degree, but here are some common career paths taken by graduates of this major: