Fisheries Track Curriculum (32 Credits)

Students in this program track are required to take the following core courses in addition to the other program requirements: 

In addition to the above fisheries track core, students must also complete eight credits from a cluster of biology courses. 

Completion of the fisheries track will result in meeting the academic requirements for professional certification in fisheries (American Fisheries Society).

Degree Curriculum

There are a total of 120 credits required for students enrolled in this major. Students will complete 84 major-specific credits, along with 30-40 general education credits. The program curriculum includes:

  • Required courses (32-37 credits)
  • Physical science cluster (8 credits)
  • Communication cluster (4 credits)
  • Human dimensions cluster (8 credits)
  • A specialty track (32 credits)

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