Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management Major

Description: A program that focuses on the scientific study of the husbandry and production of non-domesticated fish and shellfish populations for recreational and commercial purposes and the management of fishing and marine/aquatic product processing to ensure adequate conservation and efficient utilization. Includes instruction in the principles of marine/aquatic biology, freshwater and saltwater ecosystems, water resources, fishing production operations and management, fishing policy and regulation, and the management of recreational and commercial fishing activities. Is Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management the right major for you?
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Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management Major

What Courses Do Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Aquaculture
  • Biology
  • Ecology
  • Management
  • Public Relations

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