Sustainable Trail Science Microcredential

The Sustainable Trail Science microcredential is a 9-semester hour program that provides individuals with skills and knowledge necessary for pursuing jobs in outdoor recreation or land management agencies, making decisions about land management, leading volunteer crews, and regional trail advocacy.

Individuals who complete the microcredential may apply the coursework towards electives in the Geography major or towards an Integrated Studies major.

Requirements for the microcredential in Sustainable Trail Science are:

Course Title Credits
GY 208Introduction to Digital Mapping and GIS 3
GY 304Trail Building and Maintenance3
Select one of the following:3
Outdoor Recreation in Natural Lands
Practicum in Geography
Natural Resource Management in Tourism
Biological Conservation
Total Hours9