The Master of Science in Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology at North Carolina State University focuses on researching and understanding ecological principles as they apply to natural resource management as well as the subsequent effects on wildlife, fisheries and aquaculture.
Our mission is to advance:
- the scientifically-based conservation
- management and use of fishery
- wildlife and associated resources.
This focus in reflected in the emphasis our graduate students place on identifying and resolving important questions ranging from fundamental scientific inquiry to technical, applied, management-oriented problems.
Graduate students interested in Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology at NC State can choose to pursue a non-thesis degree by enrolling in our Master of Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology degree program. Students interested in obtaining a thesis degree should select our Master of Science in Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology option. In addition, a PhD in Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology program allows students to obtain their doctorates in a wide array of related concentrations.
Programme StructureCourses Included:
- Human Dimensions of Wildlife and Fisheries
- Fish Physiology
- Principles Of Wildlife Science
- International Wildlife Management and Conservation
- African Ecology and Conservation
- Aquaculture Laboratory
- Special Topics in Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesBiodiversity & Conservation Marine Studies View 91 other Masters in Biodiversity & Conservation in United States
- Online Application
- Personal Statement
- Three letters of recommendation
- Test Scores GRE
- Proof of English Proficiency
International29690 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29690 USD per year during 24 months.
National29690 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29690 USD per year during 24 months.
In-State11702 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11702 USD per year during 24 months.
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