Conservation, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

For information regarding deadlines and requirements for admission, please see the Guide to Graduate Admissions.

Undergraduate degree in any field, with a demonstrable interest in conservation and with pre-requisites necessary for advanced course work in Geography and Biology.

Certificate Program Requirements

Required: 21 credit hours

Required Core Courses (9 credits)
GES 662Sustainability3
GES 664Environment3
GES 688Topics in Environmental Sciences 3
Conservation Electives from Geography, Environment, and Sustainability Courses (6 credits)
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Sustainable Urban Planning in an Entrepreneurial Environment
Understanding Geographic Information Systems
Sustainable Regional Planning
Environmental Planning
Natural Resource Geography
National Parks and Protected Areas
Biogeography
Earth Surface Processes and Landforms
Applied Physical Geography
Conservation Electives from Biology Courses (6 credits)
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Seminar in Animal Ecology
Seminar in Ecology
Ecosystem Ecology and Biogeochemistry
Landscape Ecology Laboratory
Conservation Biology
Landscape Ecology
Aquatic Ecology
Aquatic Ecology Laboratory
Stream Ecology
Global Change
Symbiosis
Total Credit Hours21