Graduate Programs at Murray State University

College of Science, Engineering and Technology

The program in Water and Watershed Science is an interdisciplinary Master's within the College of Science, Engineering and Technology designed to prepare students for careers or for further graduate studies in the broader aspects of watershed management and science in the areas of Aquatic Ecology, Environmental Chemistry, Hydrological Spatial Analysis, Watershed Conservation, or Sustainability []. Opportunities for research include aquatic cyberinfrastructure, long-term and real-time database management, groundwater surface water interactions, physicochemical and biological limnology, nutrient and contaminant chemistry, water quality, and GIS and visualizations []. Competitive research assistantships are available in all areas. []