Watershed Science Technician Program
What's the starting pay?
- A fulltime beginning technician's salary may range from $24,660 to $38,480 annually.
Our new Career Technical Program started Fall 2012 and is accepting applications for Fall 2013
Download the Application Form -- Watershed Science Technician Application Form
The Watershed Science Technician program will train graduates for entry-level positions in environmental sustainability careers related to conserving, enhancing, restoring and protecting ecological processes in watersheds (stream drainage basins). Graduates will be able to work in multidisciplinary fields that survey and assess watersheds and develop strategies and solutions to maintain and restore healthy water resources.
This curriculum prepares students to work in the following jobs: watershed resource conservation professionals; stream restoration or water quality technicians; assistant stream ecologists; assistant forest ecologists; environmental technicians; or natural resource specialists for public agencies, non-governmental organizations, nonprofit conservation and restoration organizations, consulting firms, and private restoration companies.
What's the Watershed Science program at Lane like?
Get the scoop from students and faculty in this career preview video.