Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science / Fish & Wildlife Management
American Public University System

Program Details

APUS offers an online Environmental Science degree focusing on Fish and Wildlife Management. The program examines the agencies responsible for resource management and the required competencies for fish and wildlife managers.

Students will study management techniques, public lands management, and the regulations, policies, and politics affecting US fish and wildlife management. Courses combine studies of both natural and social sciences with a focus on the complex relationship between science and public policy. Graduates will have a fundamental understanding of environmental policy and analysis.

Topics specific to this degree concentration include:

  • Fish and wildlife policies, programs, and issues
  • Public lands management
  • Population ecology
  • Fishery biology
  • Botany


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • College Readiness Assessment (waived for students with 9 or more college credits)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission