Conservation Law Enforcement Certificate

Conservation Law Enforcement

This certificate is jointly offered by the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice and the Department of Biology and is designed to provide students with the fundamental knowledge needed to pursue a career in conservation law enforcement. Students who complete this certificate will better understand the interdisciplinary nature of conservation law enforcement and the interdependent relationship between criminological and biological principles in this unique law enforcement field.

Students must satisfy all prerequisites for any courses they take in the program or they must obtain instructor approval to waive any prerequisites.

Required Courses

  1. CRM 210(3), CRM 365(3), CRM 400(3), BIO 122(4), BIO 373(3)
  2. Choose one from following to 18-19 hours in certificate: BIO 532(3), 561(2), 573(3), 575(3), 576(3)

Recommended Elective

BIO 121(4); or BIO 101(3) and 111(1)