Take Classes and Stay on Track for Graduation
Take Classes and Stay on Track for Graduation
MTC + SWGTC = Southern Regional
MTC + SWGTC = Southern Regional
Sharon Poitevint Rick Perkins Winner 2015
Sharon Poitevint Rick Perkins Winner 2015
Ashley Hiatt GOAL 2015 Winner
Ashley Hiatt GOAL 2015 Winner
Facebook and Twitter
Facebook and Twitter
SmarThinking
SmarThinking
Pilot Ground School Training
Pilot Ground School Training
CLT Week 2015
CLT Week 2015
EmailEmail  PrintPrint  a a a
 Facebook 

Land, Forest, Wildlife Management Assistant

Program Description: The Land, Forest, Wildlife Management Assistant program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers as managers at public and private wildlife preserves & plantations. General education, basic science and program-specific learning opportunities develop the knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement.

Length of Program
: Four (4) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance
Date:  Beginning of each semester.

Entrance
Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria.  Click here for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age
: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education
: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor
: A program advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Additional Requirements
: Refer to Admissions criteria.  All students enrolled in Land, Forest Wildlife courses must submit a signed and notarized Field Exercise liability waiver form.

Program Final Exit Point: Land, Forest, Wildlife Management Assistant, Diploma.

Credits Required for Graduate: 50 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

For more information regarding this program including job placement rate, on-time graduation rate, costs, occupational information, etc., Please Click Here.

 

Curriculum

Credit Hours

 
1. Basic Skills Courses (8-9 hours)
  ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
  And one of the following (2-3 hours)
    EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development 2
    PSYC 1010 Basic Psychology (3)
  And one of the following (3 hours)
    MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics 3
    MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts (3)
    MATH 1015 Geometry and Trigonometry (3)
 
2. Occupational Courses (42 hours)
  COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers 3
  FORS 1030 Dendrology 3
  FORS 1100 Forest Technology 3
  FORS 1210 GPS/GIS Aerial Photography 4
  FORS 2460 Forest Management 6
  FWMT 1000 Introduction to Wildlife Management 3
  FWMT 1010 Equipment Use 3
  FWMT 1020 Wildlife Policy and Law 3
  FWMT 1080 Plantation Operations 3
  FWMT 2010 Wildlife Management Techniques 4
  FWMT 2020 Habitat Manipulation 4
  FWMT 2030 Pond Management 4
  FWMT 2040 Internship 3
nimblecmsan NTS product