Graduate Certificate in Fish & Wildlife Management
American Public University System

Program Details

The graduate certificate in Fish and Wildlife Management focuses on ecological functions, habitat restoration, and the survivability and management of fish and wildlife populations. Students will study environmental policies, regulations, and laws, while looking at real-world examples of various management approaches for restoring or improving populations of rare, threatened, or endangered species. The online graduate program emphasizes the importance of establishing science-based policy to direct and inform management decision making. Skills obtained through this certificate can be applied to careers in local and national park management, fish hatcheries, wetlands, or conservation agencies.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
  • Official bachelor’s or master’s transcript showing conferral of degree

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission