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 Fisheries and Aquaculture
SchoolVancouver Island University - Graduate Programs
LocationNanaimo, BC, Canada
School TypeGraduate School
School Size
Length1 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*70% to 79%
Prerequisites NotesA Bachelor of Science in Biological Science or its equivalent is required with a minimum average of B.
DescriptionThis is a very popular program for students that already have a B.Sc. in a related biological/environmental science. Students take applied, lab-oriented courses in fisheries and aquaculture. These courses are taught in conjunction with weekly practicum (work) placements in a wide range of situations (government research labs, fisheries habitat and management agencies, shellfish and finfish aquaculture hatcheries & farms, salmon enhancement hatcheries, environmental consulting firms, etc.). Graduates find the knowledge, practical skills and work experience gained to be excellent direct gateways to careers and graduate school.
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