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Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences

Arkansas Tech University

48 months
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11136 USD/year
11136 USD/year
5568 USD/year
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About

The Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences program from Arkansas Tech University is a professional program designed to prepare qualified field and research biologists as well as provide a sound foundation for those students who intend to pursue graduate studies in wildlife biology, fisheries biology or field ecology.

Overview

We offer a bachelor degree in Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences at Arkansas Tech University. Through selection of elective courses, graduates are required to meet certification requirements of The Wildlife Society or the American Fisheries Society. 

Field biologists are employed by various state and federal agencies concerned with natural resources management including the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Forest Service, Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, National Park Service and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Employment opportunities in the private sector are also available. 

Career Options 

You could work as:

  • Conservation Biologist
  • Fisheries Biologist
  • Wildlife Area Manager
  • Wildlife Biologist

Programme Structure

  • We outline six learning objectives within our program including: communication, ecological concepts, management principles, quantitative/analytical skills, field skills and professionalism.
  • We expect our graduates to be well-rounded professionals who can think for themselves, communicate their ideas, be well-versed in current technology and conduct themselves in an ethical and professional way.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts include grade/mark sheets and certificate/diplomas showing completion of secondary education equivalent to 12 years of us high school. All transcripts must be originals or school-certified copies of originals with official english translations. Notarized copies are not accepted.
  • English test scores
  • All applicants must complete the act, sat or accuplacer exam.
  • Evidence of sufficient financial support
  • Please provide a photocopy of your current passport as well as any previous visas to the us, I-20s and an I-94 card if available.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11136 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5568 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    11136 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5568 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    5568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2784 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Russellville

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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