Issues surrounding water supply, water quality, and ecological water relationships are increasingly important as population growth continues and water uses multiply. The complexity of these issues, and competition among various water users, demands that students interested in pursuing careers in water gain a broad introduction to the issues while specializing within a particular discipline.

CSU has a rich history and offering of water-related degrees. Students can take advantage of the university’s expertise and broaden their backgrounds in order to prepare for employment or graduate-level work.

The Colorado Water Center offers the following educational opportunities:

Rivers must have been the guides which conducted the footsteps of the first travelers. They are the constant lure, when they flow by our doors, to distant enterprise and adventure. A quote from Henry David Thoreau