Student holding up and examining a sampled fish in a plastic bag with water

Photo Credit: Cedar Coast Field Station

Academic Information

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Course Structure 

This program is 3 undergraduate credits or 1 graduate credit (FOR 499/599); credits valid during Spring Term

NEW! 2022 Syllabus



At least sophomore class standing by beginning of program
2.75 OSU GPA or higher
Satisfactory OSU Conduct Record
All applicants must successfully complete an interview demonstrating academic purpose and maturity.

Natural Resource Majors: See how this program fits within your major requirements!


Steps to Apply

  1.  Complete the application through the OSU GO Application Portal  
  2. All students will be interviewed by the program leaders as the final step in the application process. Applicants will be individually contacted for interviews.
  3. Check out our page with tips and recommendations for submitting a strong application!

NOTE: After beginning your application, you are permitted to save and return to it repeatedly. Just make sure you complete all items before the deadline!

Application deadline is January 17, 2022!