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WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT

Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Wildlife Management Assistant Technical Certificate of Credit is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers as wildlife technician assistants. The program will provide students with the basic knowledge and skills needed to obtain employment as assistants in state and national parks, game and preserve locations, and campgrounds.

Student Learning Outcomes:
•   Students will identify Tree Species found in southern U.S. forests.

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Tifton

Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Wildlife Management Assistant, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 12 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a degree or a diploma program.

 

Curriculum

Credit Hours

1. Occupational Courses (12 hours)
  FORS 1030 Dendrology 3
  FWMT 1000 Introduction to Wildlife Management 3
  FWMT 1020 Wildlife Policy and Law 3
  FWMT 1070 Mammalogy 3