Land, Forest, Wildlife Management Technology
Program Description: The Land, Forest, Wildlife Management Technology program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers as managers at public and private wildlife preserves and plantations. General education, basic science and program-specific learning opportunities develop the knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement.
Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will develop a Plantation Facility Management Plan for a hunting plantation.
• Students will develop a Conceptual Management Plan for a selected property.
Length of Program: Five (5) 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.
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 Technology, Associate of Applied Science.
Credits Required for Graduation: 63 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation
|1. General Core Courses||15|
|Area I: Language Arts/Communication||3|
|ENGL||1101||Composition and Rhetoric|
|Area II: Social/Behavioral Sciences||3|
|Area III: Natural Sciences/Mathematics||3|
|One Mathematics Course|
|Area IV: Humanities/Fine Arts||3|
|And one additional course from Area I, II, III, or IV (as approved by program advisor)||3|
|General Education courses and electives for the Associate Level can be found on this page.|
|2. Occupational Courses (48 hours)|
|COMP||1000||Introduction to Computers||3|
|MGMT||1100||Principles of Management||3|
|FORS||1210||GPS/GIS Aerial Photography||4|
|FWMT||1000||Introduction to Wildlife Management||3|
|FWMT||1020||Wildlife Policy and Law||3|
|FWMT||2010||Wildlife Management Techniques||4|