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Resource Management  Doctoral


What is Resource Management at WVU like?


This doctoral program offers four areas of emphasis: Natural Resource Economics (NRE), Resource Management (RM), Agricultural and Extension Education (AEE) and Human and Community Development (HCD).

The objective of the degree program is to provide doctoral students the opportunity to study and conduct research with faculty in areas of excellence in the Division of Resource Management, in particular, and in other divisions in the Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design, in general.

All students in the program complete a core consisting of research methods, graduate seminars and teaching practicum. Beyond the core each of the four areas of emphasis has its own specific requirements for specialization.

Application Deadlines

Each graduate program sets their own terms of admission and application deadlines. Applicants can only apply for admission for the terms displayed below. Any questions regarding the application deadline should be directed to the graduate program representative.

Fall: August 1
Spring: January 1

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What are the requirements to apply for Resource Management at WVU?

University Requirements

To be eligible for admission into a graduate program at WVU an applicant must submit official, bachelors degree transcripts from a regionally accredited institution and hold a GPA of at least 2.75.

WVU operates decentralized admissions. Decentralized admissions allows each graduate program to set its own application requirements in addition to the University requirements.

Program Requirements

To be eligible for admission into the Resource Management graduate program an applicant must submit the following documentation:

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Résumé /CV
  • GRE
  • Letters of Recommendation - Three

Additional considerations for applicants:

Applications that are incomplete or submitted after the deadline may be reviewed if openings remain.

International applicants must also submit required materials for international applicants.

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