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PHD Course Requirements

Courses Hours
FANR 9000 (Doctoral Research)    6
FANR 9300 (Doctoral Dissertation)    3
8000/9000 level coursework*+   16
Any level coursework**    5
Total   30

*Fisheries and Wildlife majors only: One semester hour of graduate seminar (e.g., WILD(FISH) 8300, ECOL 8220, CBIO 8490, etc.) is required.

+FANR 9990 (Supervised Teaching Practicum in Forestry and Natural Resources) must be taken for one credit hour if student does not enroll in FANR 8900 (University Teaching in Forestry and Natural Resources).

**Students that bypass the Master’s degree must take an additional 4 hours in courses open only to graduate students.