Navajo Technical University

Environmental Science & Natural Resources

Environmental Science

The Environmental Science and Natural Resources certificate program emphasizes a thorough overview of environmental laws, regulatory compliance and safety through Native American perspectives on environmental and natural resource protection and management. The certificate program is designed to provide students with the education and training to obtain entry-level positions as environmental or natural resources technicians. Additional training and education lead to an A.A.S. degree; this portion of the training deals with skills in assisting with managing projects and interpreting data, with emphasis on Native American training needs.

Estimated Cost of Attendance $16,420/academic year
Tuition and Fees $2,360
Housing and Meals $7,360
Books and Supplies $2,600
Transportation $1,600
Personal/Misc $2,500
Steven Chischilly

Steven Chischilly

Assistant Professor of Environmental Science
Phone: 505.786.4147

M.S., Biological Science EPO, University of Colorado
B.S., Biological Science, Fort Lewis College
A.S., Agriculture, Fort Lewis College

Dr. Abhishek RoyChowdhury

Dr. Abhishek RoyChowdhury

Associate Professor of Environmental Science
Phone: 505.387.7434

Ph.D., Environmental Management, Montclair State University, NJ
M.S., Environmental Science, University of Calcutta, India
B.S., Zoology (with Honors), University of Calcutta, India