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The Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Minor

The minor in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation is designed to introduce students to the basic principles of ecology and their application to the challenges of biodiversity conservation and sustainability, especially with regard to wildlife and wildlife habitat.

The Wildlife Ecology and Conservation minor must include a minimum of 15 credit hours. To apply for the minor, complete an "Application to Add or Cancel a Minor" early in your academic career.

Required WIS Course

WIS 3401 Wildlife Ecology and Management 3

Required Ecology Course

Choose one:  
FOR 3153C Forest Ecology 3
PCB 3601C Plant Ecology 3
PCB 4043C General Ecology 4
WIS 4934 Natural Resource Ecology (online) 3

Required Electives:

Choose at least three WIS courses at the 3000 level or higher 9

Suggestions for Minor Electives:

Please note: Students who wish to minor in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation are responsible for completing any prerequisites for WIS coursework listed in the UF Undergraduate Catalog.