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Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology

Colorado State University

Ph.D. On Campus
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30858 USD/year
30858 USD/year
15130 USD/year
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About

Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology at Colorado State University offered by the Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology was the first in natural resources to emphasize the importance of incorporating public input and to implement two-way communications into planning and decision-making regarding wildlife policy.

Overview

The graduate program is one of the top programs in the nation. The Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology graduate program from Colorado State University is highly competitive and our faculty members are well respected both in the nation and international arenas.  In addition, FWCB graduate students are some of the most elite students both nationally and internationally.

Graduates of the Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Biology hold academic positions in state and federal natural resource agencies, in foreign countries, and in private organizations and industry.

Areas of Study

  • Animal behavior
  • Applications of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and spatial analysis to fish and wildlife issues
  • Applications and development of computer software
  • Aquatic ecology
  • Conservation biology
  • Conservation genetics
  • Early life history of fishes
  • Ecology and management of fishes, birds, and mammals
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endangered species management
  • Environmental and conservation education
  • Fish and wildlife habitat management
  • Fish culture
  • Fish physiology
  • Fish systematics (salmonids and endangered fishes)
  • Fishery science and management
  • Geometric morphometrics
  • Human dimensions of wildlife management
  • Human impacts on aquatic ecosystems
  • Human-wildlife conflict management
  • Ichthyology
  • Landscape ecology
  • Molecular ecology
  • Molecular systemics
  • Pond and reservoir ecology and management
  • Population dynamics and modeling
  • Public relations and education
  • Quantitative biology and statistical analysis methodologies
  • Wildlife and recreation management on private lands
  • Wildlife management

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Animal behavior
  • Applications of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and spatial analysis to fish and wildlife issues
  • Applications and development of computer software
  • Aquatic ecology
  • Conservation biology
  • Conservation genetics

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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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).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

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.
80
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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission decisions are based on academic performance, letters of recommendations, work experience, evidence of scientific productivity, leadership qualities, and a personal statement. Students with a cumulative undergraduate GPA above 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) or better meet minimal requirements but does not guarantee admittance into the program. We have many highly qualified applicants; therefore, if you do not exceed these minimum standards, you are not encouraged to apply.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    30858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
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  • In-State

    15130 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15130 USD per year and a duration of  .

Funding

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