Master of Science: Conservation Biology

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Program Description

Build a strong understanding of the conservation of biodiversity and natural ecosystems through the University of West Alabama’s online Master of Science in Conservation Biology. The program is conducted in a fully online format, meaning you will have the ability to balance your work and personal obligations as you progress through the program. Moreover, the degree track is designed to accommodate working professionals, and the institution is one of the most affordable in the region.

The program primarily focuses on the study of the conservation of natural resources and the way in which human activities impact the planet. The research skills that you’ll adopt through the program will prepare you to advance your career opportunities at various agencies and organizations. Graduates of the degree track have gone onto find employment at national parks, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the National Wildlife Refuge System, to name a few.

From one of the most affordable institutions in the state, you can plan to move onto an exciting and dynamic career related to the preservation of biodiversity and natural resources. Outside of government agencies and nonprofit organizations, you can expect to be prepared to teach at the community college level, too. Request more information about the program today.

Last updated Oct 2020

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