Masters Degree - Environmental Education and Science Communication

University of Idaho - McCall Outdoor Science School

McCall, Idaho

A University of Idaho – Environmental Education and Science Communication (EESC) graduate student earns a Masters of Natural Resources while developing an array of professional skills and expertise. Applied coursework and targeted study in science communication, leadership, place-based education, and ecology give our residents what they need to impact the workforce and the world. 

EESC graduate students can expect to:

  • Experience learning in new ways by taking experiential coursework in ecology, science communication, place-based education, and leadership.
  • Gain outreach and instructional skills as a part of a mentored teaching practicum through our award-winning McCall Outdoor Science School. This includes working with a diverse group of students in a variety of programs.
  • Build interdisciplinary thinking skills to address complex socio-ecological issues.
  • Enjoy a 1:6 faculty to graduate student ratio that ensures a student-centered approach to learning.
  • Immerse themselves in a supportive, community-based, learning experience that prepares students for a wide range of professions. Visit our alumni webpage to see examples of the many career paths of our graduates.
  • Participate in a once in a lifetime trip into the Taylor Wilderness Research Station located in the heart of the Frank Church/River of No Return Wilderness.

To inquire about application details, contact Leslie Dorsey, or call 208-885-1085.

Inquire before February 1st and you may be eligible for a housing discount of $500.

Scholarships are available!

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.