Master of Science in Natural Resources Management and Master of Natural Resources Management & Geography

School of Natural Resources & Agricultural Sciences (SNRAS)

SNRAS educates students for a wide range of career opportunities in agribusiness, government, public service agencies, retail and service industries, human health institutions, the food service and processing industry, financial institutions, youth development agencies, conservation and environmental organizations, farming and, ranching, research, extension, communication, and education. The school covers a broad education in professional knowledge areas combined with foundation courses to develop a well-rounded academic experience.

As the primary land-grant component of the university, SNRAS administers a variety of programs and engages in cooperative efforts with federal, state, and borough governments and agencies.


Applicants must meet the admission requirements of the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the academic requirements of the School of Natural Resources & Agricultural Sciences.


Returned Peace Corps Volunteers admitted to a degree program are eligible for one-year Fellowship (8 months). Fellowship recipient receives a stipend of $13,500.00 plus payment of tuition for up to 10 credits each semester and payment of Graduate Student Health Insurance. Total package is worth up to $21,760 for AK residents, and $28,820 for non-residents. The Fellowship includes a service-learning requirement.

Program Contact

If you have questions, please contact:

Dr. Steven Sparrow
Associate Dean
University of Alaska Fairbanks
P.O. Box 757200
Fairbanks, AK 99775

Voice 907.474.7620
Fax 907.474.6567

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