Fisheries Minor Program

20-21 Credits

The minor provides students with a broad introductory training in the interdisciplinary study of fisheries as complex social-ecological systems.
Course NumberCourse TitleCredits
Required (17)
11:628:309Fishery Science3
11:216:376Practicum in Fisheries Management 1
01:960:401Basic Statistics for Research3
01:220:102Introduction to Microeconomics OR 11:373:121 Principles and
Applications of Microeconomics OR 11:374:314 Human Dimensions of Natural
Resource Management OR 11:374:428 Topics in Environmental and Resource
Policy: Marine Fisheries Policy OR 11:374:460 Environmental Law and Policy
11:628:321Ichthyology or 11:216:324 Vertebrate Zoology4
11:628:320Dynamics of Marine Ecosystems OR 11:628:461 Biology Ocean: Water Column Ecosystems OR 11:628:462
Biology Ocean: Boundary Ecosystem
One Elective (3-4)
11:216:217Principles of Natural Resource Management3
11:216:317Conservation Ecology3
11:216:320Controversies in Sustainability3
11:216:369Analytical Methods in Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources3
11:216:464Wildlife Ecology and Conservation4
11:373:362Natural Resource Economics3
11:373:363Environmental Economics3
11:374:305Globalization, Development, and Environment3
11:374:313U.S. Environmental Policy3
11:374:462International Environmental Law and Policy3