Program Requirements

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If you are pursuing a wildlife conservation and management degree, you must meet the below requirements to be eligible for graduation. Also, you must complete the general education program, fulfill the general baccalaureate degree requirements and complete at least 125 hours of course work.

The wildlife conservation and management program is comprehensive, so it does not require the completion of a minor.

This program is offered through a cooperative partnership between the School of Agriculture and the department of biology. Therefore, you will take courses in both agriculture and biology. With an agriculture emphasis, you will take additional courses in business, horticulture and agronomy. You can tailor your course work to qualify for placement on fisheries biology, wildlife biology and social science registries.

Wildlife Conservation and Management (Comprehensive)

Bachelor of Science

This major is offered in cooperation with the Biology Department.

  1. General Education Requirements - see General Education Program and Requirements section of catalog
    Specific General Education Requirements: BIO 121(4); GLG 110(4), GRY 100(3); MTH 135 or 138(5)

  2. Major Requirements

    1. Agriculture Requirements:

      1. AGN 115(3) or AGP 103(3); AGN 143(3), 215(3), 335(3); AGP 365(3) or 375(3); AGR 383(3); AGR 490(1);  GEP 101(2) or UHC 110(2) or AGR 301(1)

      2. Select two courses (4-6 hours) from: AGB 354(2); AGN 351(2); AGP 333(3), 485(3), 583(3)

    2. Biology Requirements:

      1. BIO 121(4)*, 122(4)*, 334(3), 339(2), 373(3)

      2. Select one course from: BIO 369(4), 436(4), 562(4)

      3. Select two courses from: BIO 573(3), 575(3), 577(3)

        *Students who have prior credit for BIO 134 and 167 combination are not required to take BIO 121 and 122; BIO 121 and 122 cannot count as degree credit if BIO 134 and 167 are counted as credit.

    3. Complete CHM 116(4) and 117(1); or CHM 160(4)
    4. Select ten additional hours in Agriculture and/or Biology

    5. Public Affairs Capstone Experience Requirement (to be determined)
  3. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements - see General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements section of catalog