A program that focuses on the application of economic concepts and methods to the analysis of issues such as air and water pollution, land use planning, waste disposal, invasive species and pest control, conservation policies, and related environmental problems. Includes instruction in cost-benefit analysis, environmental impact assessment, evaluation and assessment of alternative resource management strategies, policy evaluation and monitoring, and descriptive and analytic tools for studying how environmental developments affect the economic system.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||University of Rhode Island||16||0%||$26,882|
|2||Baldwin Wallace University||15||1%||$39,230|
|3||University of New Hampshire-Main Campus||11||0%||$30,300|
|4||Michigan State University||9||0%||$24,648|
|5||Portland State University||5||0%||$23,528|
|6||Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus||3||0%||$33,592|
|7||University of Delaware||2||0%||$25,612|
|8||The University of Tennessee-Knoxville||2||0%||$27,450|
|9||New Mexico State University-Main Campus||1||0%||$18,255|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Natural Resource Economics program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.