Master of Science in Wildlife & Fisheries Biology
Clemson University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Wildlife & Fisheries Biology program is a non-thesis option designed for students with experience in natural resources who wish to enhance their professional degree skills.  These students could include Federal and State Agency wildlife and fisheries employees, educators who wish to increase their knowledge about wildlife and fisheries biology, private industry professionals, and individuals with a variety of other natural resource backgrounds.  

Courses include:

  • Wildlife and Fisheries Ecology and Management
  • Human Dimensions of Wildlife Conservation
  • Applied Wildlife Habitat Management
  • Fish Diversity and Evolution
  • GIS for Natural Resource Professionals


  • A suitable undergraduate education (you do not need an undergraduate degree in wildlife and fisheries biology to be considered for admission)
  • Two references
  • A resume or CV
  • Suitable GRE scores
  • Personal statement
  • A satisfactory TOEFL score

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges