Credits required
45 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 45 quarter credits are equal to 30 semester credits.
Cost per credit
$560 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Delivery
100% online You can complete all courses in this program 100% online. View the curriculum.
Start terms
3 per year

Master of Natural Resources – Online

Curriculum

Oregon State University's Master of Natural Resources is a 45-credit program delivered 100% online.

Core classes (18 credits)

  • Introduction to Sustainable Natural Resources (3 credits)
  • Ecology/Production (6 credits)
  • Human Systems (6-8 credits)
  • Methodology (3 credits)

Area of emphasis (18 credits)

You can choose an area of emphasis from the following graduate certificate programs, or you and your advisor can design your own area of focus based on your career goals:

MNR capstone project (9 credits)

  • MNR 560 Master’s Case Study (3 credits)
    (or SNR 511 and SNR 506 taken as part of a certificate program)
  • MNR 561 Capstone Project (6 credits)

View a complete list of courses for this program.

Oral examination 

Successful completion of a final oral examination is required for all master's degrees. You will defend the course of study and capstone project by coordinating with your Graduate Advisory Committee (GAC).

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