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Natural Resources Conservation

The Outlook

Careers in natural resources conservation are as diverse as the environment itself. Positions such as environmental conservation officers, wildlife and fish technicians, land managers, rangers, nature center educators, environmental conservation technicians, and soil and water technicians bring graduates to locations from remote national parks to urban areas. Finger Lakes Community College is one of the most successful colleges in the state of New York at placing graduates in these highly competitive positions. Graduates with this degree hold conservation jobs in more than 25 different states and are employed by federal, state, local and private agencies.

Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree

The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in natural resources conservation at FLCC integrates diverse field experiences with classroom study, providing students with a broad awareness of environmental issues and an appreciation of our natural world. Get details about the A.A.S. degree program »

Certificate Program

You can earn a certificate in natural resources conservation in as little as one year. This program is designed for you if you plan to seek employment or are looking to grow your skills in the environmental conservation fields. View information for this certificate program »