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Bachelor of Science Degree in Marine Resources Management |

Bachelor of Science Degree in Marine Resources Management

All degree programs are offered online and on campus.

一道本不卡免费高清The Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Marine Resources Management provides instruction in environmental sciences that is designed to allow students to apply specific knowledge of marine, coastal and wetlands areas to the business of managing natural resources.  Emphasis is placed on the policies that govern the management of resources in marine, coastal and wetlands environments, as well as human interactions with those ecologies. The program explores the intersection of business, environmental science, and environmental policy, with a focus on ethical and sustainable decision-making in regards to marine, coastal and wetlands resources. The program augments the environmental science background with additional education in communication, business, management, critical thinking, sustainability, regulations, and policies.

The curriculum is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in careers related to the management of resources and human interaction with marine, coastal, and wetlands environments. This Marine Resources Management degree focuses on the environmental science knowledge and business and management skills required for students to enter professions involved in government and environmentally related professions focused on marine resources.

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE WITH A MAJOR IN MARINE RESOURCES MANAGEMENT DESCRIPTION

This degree includes courses in Marine Biology, Environmental Science, Coastal Wetlands Management, Environmental Policy and Management, Environmental Impact Analysis, Marine Policy and Management, and Marine Resources Sustainability. The degree is designed to prepare graduates for professions focused on marine resources, working with government entities, non-profit organizations, or private industry related to the management, development, or sustainability of coastal or wetland environments or ecologies.

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES

The Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Marine Resources Management provides students with a broad based knowledge of several emerging fields of study, including environmental change, environmental policy, and sustainability. This degree is applicable for government and industry professions related to marine, coastal or wetlands environments and resources.

PROGRAM OUTLINE

一道本不卡免费高清To receive a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Marine Resources Management, students must complete 123 credits as described below. The length of this program is approximately 41 months (this will vary if a student transfers in credits).

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES (30 CREDIT HOURS)
English (6 Credit Hours)
English Composition I3.0 credit hours
English Composition II3.0 credit hours
Computer (3 Credit Hours)
Introduction to Computer Applications3.0 credit hours
Communications (3 Credit Hours)
Speech3.0 credit hours
Humanities / Fine Arts  (3 Credit Hours)
American Literature3.0 credit hours
Math (6 Credit Hours)
College Algebra3.0 credit hours
(OR)
College Math (or Math courses equivalent or higher)3.0 credit hours
Statistics (required)3.0 credit hours
Social Science (3 Credit Hours)
Political Science3.0 credit hours
Natural Science (3 Credit Hours)
Fundamentals of Nutrition3.0 credit hours
Behavioral Science (3 Credit Hours)
Introduction to Psychology3.0 credit hours
LOWER DIVISION REQUIRED COURSES (18 CREDIT HOURS)
Introduction to Environmental Change3.0 credit hours
Introduction to Marine Biology3.0 credit hours
Introduction to Sustainability3.0 credit hours
Principles of Management3.0 credit hours
Environmental Science3.0 credit hours
Introduction to Environmental Policy3.0 credit hours
INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES* (21 CREDIT HOURS)
Interdisciplinary Studies 13.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 23.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 33.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 43.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 53.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 63.0 credit hours
Interdisciplinary Studies 73.0 credit hours
( OR )
Organization and Technology of Information Systems3.0 credit hours
Macroeconomics3.0 credit hours
Introduction to Marketing3.0 credit hours
Negotiation Communications3.0 credit hours
Principles of Business3.0 credit hours
Principles of Supervision3.0 credit hours
Financial Management3.0 credit hours

* The IDS courses allow credit for appropriate prior learning. Business Administration, Management, Accounting, Economics, Finance, Environmental Science, Natural Science, Biological Science, and Marine Science are commonly accepted disciplines for transfer credit into this degree major. Additional courses may be evaluated and accepted at the discretion of the Dean of Academic Affairs or Associate Dean.

UPPER DIVISION REQUIRED COURSES (54 CREDIT HOURS)
Writing for Managers3.0 credit hours
Critical Thinking in Business3.0 credit hours
Business Ethics3.0 credit hours
U.S. Environmental Policy & Management3.0 credit hours
Coastal Environmental Management3.0 credit hours
Environmental Technology and Management3.0 credit hours
Environmental Impact Analysis3.0 credit hours
Environmental Change and Nature & Impact3.0 credit hours
Relationship Management3.0 credit hours
Project Management3.0 credit hours
GIS Data Analysis and Mapping3.0 credit hours
Communication and Environmental Justice3.0 credit hours
Marine Policy and Management3.0 credit hours
Introduction to Coastal Wetlands Management3.0 credit hours
Estuaries & Coastal Ecology3.0 credit hours
Coastal and Marine Environmental Policy3.0 credit hours
Marine Resources Sustainability3.0 credit hours
Marine Resources Capstone Course3.0 credit hours
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED AS DESCRIBED ABOVE123 CREDITS

 

Note: All programs are offered online and/or on campus.