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Global Resource Systems

 

 

global resource systems

 

Other/Related Variations

·       Ag Food Safety

·       Global & Public Health Sciences

·       Public Health

 

 

Degree Type/Duration

Degrees offered may have different name variations.

·       Associate’s Degree (2 years)

·       Bachelor’s Degree (4 years)

·       Master’s Degree (Varies)

·       Doctorate Degree (Varies)

 

 

Overview

Global Resource Systems major encompasses complex global resource issues.  Students can immerse into the context of biological, sociological, and physical factors that affect these systems. Students are tasked with the challenge of communicating and demonstrating environmental awareness, ethical perspective, and diversity around the world.

 

Coursework may cover the following areas: Life Sciences, Ethics, Diversity, Culture, Critical Thinking and Communication, Biology, Mathematics, Chemistry, Agricultural, Food and Natural Global Resource Systems, Geography, Sustainability, Economics

 

 

Concentrations/Options

 

·       Agribusiness Environment

·       Food Security

·       Global Health and Nutrition

·       International Trade and Development

·       Organic Agriculture

·       Resource Systems

·       Sustainable Agriculture

 

 

Potential Career Paths

·       Advisor - Government/Stakeholder Relations

·       Agricultural Lawyer

·       Agricultural Legislative Assistant

·       Agricultural Literacy & Advocacy Specialist

·       Communications Specialist

·       Conservationist

·       Conservation Officer

·       Lobbyist

·       Restoration Specialist

 

 

Additional Opportunities/Recommendations

·       Internship or work experience related to global resource systems

·       Study abroad

·       Law school

·       Volunteer work for a non-profit organization

·       Wastewater Operator Certification

·       Other certifications and licensure available