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Professional Science Masters in Fisheries & Wildlife Administration

Program Details

The online Professional Science Masters in Fisheries & Wildlife Administration program prepares students to accelerate their careers in the fields of biology, ecology, environmental and social policy, and natural resources.  The interdisciplinary curriculum offers professional skills training and an internship or capstone project.  Students have the flexibility to choose courses that best meet their personal career goals, allowing them to focus on topics that meet their interests.  There are four required course work elements:

  • Biophysical sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Business, communications and management skills core
  • Ethics in research and natural resource management


  • Applicants must have at least five years of professional experience, and have a background in math, science or engineering
  • A four-year baccalaureate degree with a 3.0 GPA
  • GRE scores
  • 2 professional recommendations
  • Resume
  • Statement of objectives
  • Letter of support from current employer

Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities