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About

 Graduate studies of the Natural Resources - Fisheries Conservation and Management at University of Arizona are designed to provide training in ecological principles, field research techniques, and the application of these tools for the management and conservation of all types of wildlife and fisheries resources.

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Overview

The Natural Resources - Fisheries Conservation and Management at University of Arizona responds to the research needs of the State of Arizona, the Southwest region of the United States, the United States, and international governments and organizations.  

The Arizona Game and Fish Department, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, the National Park Service, and the U.S. Forest Service frequently assist in the development and support of research projects. 

Within the School, the U.S. Geological Survey also maintains the Arizona Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit and the Sonoran Desert Field Station. 

Career

Graduate degrees qualify students for professional careers with state agencies, such as state game and fish departments; federal agencies, such as U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Forest Service, National Park Service, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Bureau of Land Management; colleges and universities; conservation organizations; private industry; and consulting firms.

Programme Structure

Students pursuing the M.S. or Ph.D. degree may elect one of four disciplinary emphasis areas:

  •  Ecology, Management, and Restortation of Rangelands;
  •  Natural Resources Studies; 
  • Watershed Management and Ecohydrology;
  •  Wildlife and Fisheries Conservation and Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Domestic Applicants:  Applications are accepted on a year-round basis (rolling admissions), but should be at least 2 months in advance of your intended start date.

Language

English

Credits

63 alternative credits

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.
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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.
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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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA 3.0
  • Proof of English proficiency is required for any international applicant born in a country where English is not the official language.  Please click the link below for more information.
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Letter of intent
  • Summary of course work

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10063 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10063 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    11938 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5969 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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