Natural Resource Management Admissions Requirements

“The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.”

—Robert Swan

Admission Requirements

1) SKC Graduate Admissions Application

2) Official High School Transcript or Official GED Scores or Official HiSET with completion date;

3) Official College Transcript(s) from all colleges you attended including baccalaureate degree  confirmation; 

4) Tribal Certification Release Form (if applicable; must be official documentation if you are an  enrolled member or a descendant); 

5) Verification of Residency (needs to date back one full year); 

6) Immunization Records (proof of 1st & 2nd MMR, TB skin test within last five years; applicants born  before 1-1-1957 need only TB skin test); 

7) Submittal of a one-page, type-written statement by the applicant of their preparation for  graduate studies, goals in the graduate program, and potential area of research or project;

8) Three (3) letters of recommendation, preferably on letterhead, from people who are in a  position to make relevant comments on your intent and potential success in the graduate  program. At least two (2) of the three (3) letters should be from current or former college or  university faculty familiar with your scholarship and related activities.; 

9) Resume or CV (please be thorough); and 

10) Completed interview with a Graduation Program Admissions Committee. You will be contacted  to schedule this interview.


Admissions Questions



Cammie DuPuis-Pablo
Graduate Admissions / Assistant to the Dean of the Graduate Division
RDIII Building: 131


Sierra Mahseelah
Graduate Student Success Coordinator (GSS Coordinator)
PQLAW Building: 122
(406) 275-4047

Upcoming Application Deadline Dates:

Winter    10/28/22

Spring      1/26/23

Fall            5/19/23



FAFSA deadline for the 2022-2023 award year:

11:59 p.m. Central time (CT) on June 30, 2023.


Salish Kootenai College Code: 01502

Master of Science in Natural Resource Management Admissions Application