College: College of Science and MathematicsDepartment: Biological Sciences
A Bachelor of Science degree in Wildlife, Fisheries, and Conservation with an emphasis in Wildlife is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the principles and practices of wildlife management and conservation. This degree program emphasizes the study of wildlife biology, ecology, and behavior, and the sustainable management of wildlife populations. Students will learn how to use ecological and biological data to inform wildlife management decisions, as well as develop an understanding of the social, economic, and political factors that influence wildlife management. This program includes hands-on training in techniques such as wildlife surveys, habitat management, and data analysis.
Graduates of this program will be prepared for careers in wildlife management, research, and conservation, or to pursue advanced degrees in related fields. A degree in Wildlife, Fisheries, and Conservation with an emphasis in Wildlife is ideal for individuals interested in the scientific study and management of wildlife populations and ecosystems, and who want to make a positive impact on the sustainability of wildlife species and habitats.
Curriculum and degree requirements can be found in the most current Undergraduate Bulletin.