Level: 
Graduate Certificate
Department: 
Fisheries and Wildlife

Fisheries management is facing unprecedented challenges. Scientists, decision makers, and stakeholders must work together to rebuild over-fished stocks, implement ecosystem-based approaches, design global fisheries agreements, sustain coastal fishing communities, reduce over-capacity and increase the cost-effectiveness of research and management.

Oregon State University’s Graduate Certificate in Fisheries Management integrates diverse approaches and perspectives to find effective solutions for complex fisheries management problems at all levels, local to international.

Certificate Overview:

The graduate certificate is available for completion online or on-campus and is designed to accommodate the needs of private, agency and NGO professionals, decision-makers and graduate students in the U.S. and other nations.

Current Graduate Students: You must notify the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife of your intention to pursue this certificate. Upon consultation with the certificate program directors, you will be given instructions regarding listing courses on your program of study and obtaining the required signature for that form.

For more information, please see our program site on the Ecampus website at http://ecampus.oregonstate.edu/online-degrees/graduate/fisheries-management/ and our departmental website at http://fw.oregonstate.edu or contact the program coordinator at fw.gradadvising@oregonstate.edu.

Professionals and other students: You must notify the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife of your intention to pursue this certificate.

Please contact Certificate Program Director Dr. Selina Heppell, selina.heppell@oregonstate.edu, or Graduate Program Coordinator fw.gradadvising@oregonstate.edu.