This curriculum provides the educational background for students pursuing careers as wildlife biologists or conservationists in agricultural areas which requires a strong background in both wildlife biology and agricultural science. Successful graduates of this program are qualified to apply as Certified Wildlife Biologists to The Wildlife Society, and will meet minimum educational requirements for NRCS conservationist positions. Students completing this concentration may seek employment immediately following graduation. Students will be equally prepared to pursue one or more graduate degrees (M.S., Ph.D.) in wildlife biology and related natural resource fields.
College of Forest Resource Scholarship applications are accepted from January to April 1 of each year. Freshmen should complete the Mississippi State University Scholarship Resume online through their Admission application on the MSU web page. For more information, contact the CFR Office of Academic Affairs at 662.325.2624.
Students must submit a CFR Scholarship Application prior to April 1 to be considered for a departmental scholarship. Renewal of scholarships are based on Fall grade reports each year. Renewal of a scholarship is competitive. Applications are available from the CFR Office of Student Services, Box 9680, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762.
For more information on CFR scholarships, contact us at the CFR Office of Student Services, Box 9680, Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Forest Products
- Forestry / Wildlife Management
- Urban Forestry
- Forest Management
- Environmental Conservation
- Conservation Law Enforcement
- Human-Wildlife Conflicts
- Wildlife Agriculture Conservation
- Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science
- Wildlife Pre-Veterinary
- Wildlife Pre-Veterinary 3+1