University of Minnesota

Water Resources Science


Office of Student Affairs and Admissions, 1365 Gortner Avenue, 460 VTH

178 Pillsbury Dr. SE

Saint Paul, MN 55108

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Water Resources Science

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Water Resources Science is a science-based interdisciplinary graduate program, that draws on numerous water-related courses and involves over 100 faculty from departments on the St. Paul, Minneapolis, and Duluth campuses. Students will develop the breadth of scientific knowledge appropriate to understand the complicated aquatic ecosystems and watersheds on which they will work, as well as social dimensions of the topic, including the public policy and legal frameworks in which water resources are protected and managed.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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