Natural Resource & Environmental Economics

NATURAL RESOURCE AND
ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS

Degree Requirements 4-year plan Apply Now
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As a natural resource and environmental economics major, you'll take classes in economics, law, and natural sciences. You'll learn how to analyze the costs and benefits of environmental and natural resources policy.

Want to specialize in a particular area?

Focus on:


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Environmental Economics


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Eco-business and Sustainability


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Energy Economics


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Water Economics

Why Natural Resource and Environmental Economics?

The world is looking for answers to climate change, water allocation, environmental regulations, sustainability, and many more issues. With a natural resource and environmental economics degree you can help find those answers. You'll be able to analyze the use of natural resources and environmental amenities for recreation, agriculture, wildlife habitat, industry, logging, and mining.

Why
Nebraska?

In the Department of Agricultural Economics, you get the best of both worlds. You'll attend a world-class, Big Ten university and have access to the all the academic resources and activities that come with it. At our East Campus location, you get a small-school atmosphere with one-on-one personal advising and a community that cares about you. At Nebraska, we believe in the power of every person. And we don't rest on our strengths — we stretch them.

Admission Requirements Degree Requirements Sample 4-Year Plan

CONTACT US

Rosalee Swartz
Undergraduate Program Coordinator

402-472-5234
rswartz1@unl.edu

EMAIL ROSALEE
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