Natural Resources Law Enforcement and Protective Services
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Natural resources law enforcement and protective services is a program that prepares individuals to enforce natural resource and environmental protection regulations and laws; and to perform emergency duties to protect human life, property and natural resources, including fire prevention and control measures, and emergency and rescue procedures. includes instruction in natural and physical sciences, natural resource management, outdoor field skills, firearms and outdoor equipment and vehicle operation, evidence collection and environmental sampling and monitoring, natural resource legislation, environmental compliance techniques, patrol procedures, investigation and report writing, interpersonal skills and crisis intervention, community liaison, public safety, public education, and public relations. note: this program was re-instated after being deleted from cip 2000; previously, it was coded as 03.0203.
How are students who recently completed a degree in natural resources law enforcement and protective services doing?
Below is the distribution of starting salaries along with accumulated federal and private education loans across schools that offer a degree in the field natural resources management and policy, which includes
natural resources law enforcement and protective services.
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Student-Faculty Ratio: A small number of students per full-time instructor
suggests individual attention for each student and an up-to-date curriculum.
Satisfaction Rate: A high percentage of returning first-year students
should correlate with satisfaction (schools call this their retention rate).
Repayment Rate: A high repayment rate means most alumni earn enough
to make progress repaying loans within 7 years of leaving.
We also show the total enrollment for the school as measured by
full-time-equivalent (FTE) students enrolled annually.
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