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Conservation Law Enforcement, BS

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This major is administered by the Environment and Society  Discipline.

Consists of a minimum of 94 credits.

Note: Required courses marked ** below have Math prerequisites. Depending on your placement score, additional courses may be required.

Resource Management Core, 27-28 credits

Science and Natural Resource Management Core, 19-24 credits

Take 9 credits from

Conservation Law Enforcement Core, 48-50 credits

Complete one track:

Academy Track, 15 credits


NRES 393 is taken at any cooperating Wisconsin technical college that offers a 720-hour WI Justice Department POST Academy. This training certifies candidates to work law enforcement jobs in Wisconsin. Other opportunities can be discussed with your adviser. To prepare for the Academy and future employment, you may want to take courses such as MSL 101  and MSL 102  (Introduction to Military Leadership I and II) or MSL 153  and MSL 154  (Advanced Physical Training).

Non-academy Track, 15 credits

Note: (*If not already taken to satisfy a requirement above.)

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