Skip to page content

Department of Wildlife, Sustainability, and Ecosystem Sciences

Students getting hands-on experience at Timberlake Ranch

Joe W. Autry Agriculture Building

Room 201

Department Head: Dr. T. Wayne Schwertner


The mission of the department is to provide comprehensive undergraduate and graduate degree programs that meet the academic and professional needs of the student in a diverse and ever changing natural resources field.

We place emphasis on strong student engagement in the learning process so that each attains personal fulfillment, success, and respect as a leader in their chosen profession, community, and state.

We strive to serve and support the student recognizing each as an individual with his or her own unique history, talents, and goals.

We hope you choose Tarleton to be your academic home.