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Wildlife and Fisheries Science Minor

University Park, College of Agricultural Sciences (W F S)

The Wildlife and Fisheries Science minor provides non-majors with an introduction to the principles and practices of wildlife and fisheries conservation, research, and management. Although the minor includes both wildlife and fisheries course offerings, courses may be selected to provide a focus in one area or the other.

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)


PRESCRIBED COURSES (10 credits)[1]
BIOL 110 GN(4), WFS 209(3), WFS 430(3) (Sem: 5-6)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (12 credits)[1]
Select 12 credits from WFS 300(2), WFS 407(3), WFS 408(3), WFS 410(3), WFS 422(3), WFS/ERM 435(3), WFS 440(3), WFS 447(3), WFS 450(3), WFS 452(2), WFS 460(3), WFS 462(3), WFS 463(3) (Sem: 5-8)

[1] A student enrolled in this major must receive a grade of C or better, as specified in Senate Policy 82-44.

Last Revised by the Department: Spring Semester 2015

Blue Sheet Item #: 43-06-000

Review Date: 04/14/2015



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