Wildlife & Wildlands Conservation

Wildlife & Wildlands Conservation
BS
Hours67 Credit Hours
MAPMajor Academic Plan

Program Requirements

Requirement 2 Complete 15.0 hours from the following Courses
Complete 15 elective credit hours from the following course list. With the help of your advisor, select courses to qualify for 2-3 federal job series (wildlife biologist, ecologist, range conservationist, GIS specialist, soil conservationist, botanist, fisheries biologist):
Recommended Complete 1 Course
One of the following courses is recommended:
Students interested in GIS applications should consider a minor in geographic information systems (20-23 hours). See the Geography Department for details.
Program Outcomes

Wildlands Management

Apply knowledge of ecology to wildland management.

Wildlands Management

Apply knowledge of plant and wildlife ecology to wildland management.

Tools, Techniques, and Application

Demonstrate ability to apply tools, techniques, analytical thought, and the scientific method to ecological and management issues.

Tools, Techniques, and Application

Demonstrate ability to solve ecological and management problems by applying appropriate tools, techniques, analytical thought, and the scientific method.

Conflict Resolution and Mutli-disciplinary Teams

Gain experience and be prepared to be leaders in conflict resolution and important members of multi-disciplinary teams.