Master of Science in Natural Resources / Agroforestry
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

The online MS in Natural Resources with an emphasis in Agroforestry from the University of Missouri-Columbia is designed to give students the knowledge and skills they need to help landowners diversify their income, improve soil quality, and increase biodiversity. Coursework covers topics in:

  • Principles of Agroforestry
  • Agroforestry Economics & Policy
  • Watershed Restoration
  • Soil Fertility & Plant Nutrition
  • Natural Resource Policy & Administration


  • Completed baccalaureate or advanced degree from a regionally accredited institution 
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate education
  • GRE scores from within the past five years
  • Unofficial transcripts of all previous college or university education
  • Statement of purpose
  • Résumé or CV
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Sample publication (optional)
  • TOEFL or IELTS score reports for applicants whose native language is not English

School Accreditation Statement

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