The PSM in Natural Sciences – Zoo, Aquarium and Animal Shelter Management Specialization is a unique opportunity to blend business skills and applied science with a specific focus on helping animal organizations. Our two year Professional Science Master’s degree program focuses on experiential learning and development of skills in addition to academic learning.
The PSM in Natural Sciences – Zoo, Aquarium and Animal Shelter Management Specialization is an affiliated Professional Science Master’s (PSM) degree. Affiliation is administered by the PSM National Office to ensure a strong and distinctive PSM brand. PSMs are designed for students who are seeking a graduate degree in science or mathematics and understand the need for developing workplace skills valued by top employers.
Effective Fall 2015
|ANEQ 522||Animal Metabolism||3|
|BC 601||Responsible Conduct in Biochemistry 1||1|
|or GRAD 544||Ethical Conduct of Research|
|BUS 505||Legal and Ethical Environment of Business||3|
|or BUS 660||Ethical, Legal, and Regulatory Issues|
|MGT 625||Managerial Communication Practices||3|
|or BUS 625||Organizational Communication|
|NSCI 579/VS 579||Animal Behavior in Captive Populations||3|
|Business elective course 2||3-5|
|Science elective course 2||7|
|Program Total Credits:||41-43|
A minimum of 41 credits are required to complete this program.
Students may substitute another science ethics course with approval by advisor and committee.
Select from department list with approval of advisor and graduate committee.