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Natural Resource Management Video

Natural Resource Management (AAS)

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Picture of students getting hands-on experience for their Natural Resource Management (AAS) degree at CMC.NRM students will have the opportunity to apply for paid summer employment with the Natural Resource Management Field Institute. Additionally, there are typically several need-based work study positions available to NRM students throughout the academic year. Paid employment opportunities provide NRM graduates with field-based experiential learning and individualized mentorship by professional staff and faculty who have experience working in the industry.

Students must demonstrate college-level proficiency in composition, reading, and mathematics as prerequisites for courses within this program. Skills in these areas may affect the sequence of courses in which students can enroll and may also extend the time required to complete this program. For more details, please see the Academic Placement and Testing  section.

Graduates of the program will receive an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Natural Resource Management.

The Timberline Campus Endowed Scholarship may be available to assist Natural Resource Management students. For application information, see the Scholarship  section.

The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Natural Resource Management is offered at Colorado Mountain College in Leadville. CMC also offers a certificate in NRM Field Technician .

Learn more about the Natural Resource Management Program

Minimum Hours Required

Minimum Credit Hours Required (65)
Minimum Contact Hours Required (1207.5)

This program operates on public lands and rivers with special permits from the U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, Colorado State Parks, and National Park Service.


Add a Bachelors to this degree!

Boost the professional value of your technical degree and expertise with our Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) - Leadership & Management  (BAS) degree.

Our BAS degree is designed to enhance the value of your Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree by developing the professional leadership skills needed to progress to a management level position in your chosen technical area.

Learn more.



◆ State Guaranteed Transfer Course

✽ Applies to CMC AA/AS/AGS Degrees

Not all programs/courses are available at every campus and may require travel to another campus or access via distance learning (IVS, hybrid, or online).

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