College of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences2012-2013

College of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences

Wildlife Ecology and Management, Undergraduate Certificate

We designed this undergraduate certificate to provide students with knowledge and skills that will make them competitive for jobs with government agencies and other organizations involved in wildlife management. The certificate will be especially useful for students pursuing undergraduate degrees in biology, environmental science, or forestry. Wildlife management is grounded in an understanding of the biology of wild animals and ecosystem ecology.

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What Can I Do with a Certificate in Wildlife Ecology and Management?

This certificate in Wildlife Management is designed to provide students with knowledge and skills that will make them competitive for jobs with government agencies and other organizations involved in wildlife management. Wildlife management is grounded in an understanding of the biology of wild animals and ecosystem ecology.


University Requirements

  • An undergraduate certificate may be earned as part of a bachelor's degree or as a stand-alone certificate.

    To receive an undergraduate certificate (at least 15 units) at Northern Arizona University, you must complete a planned group of courses from one or more subject matter areas with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0.

Overview

In addition to University Requirements:

  • Complete individual plan requirements.

Please note that you may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.

Minimum Units for Completion 19 - 25
Major GPA 2.0

Details

Certificate Requirements
  • Take the following 19 - 25 units with a Grade of "C" or better in each course:

    Required Courses (11-14 units)
    • BIO 182 (4 units)
    • Ecology Coursework, select one option from (4-7 units):
  • Select one course from each of the three following categories (8-11 units)
    At least 6 units must be from upper-division courses.
  • Be aware that some courses may have prerequisites that you must also take. For prerequisite information click on the course or see your advisor.
     

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