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Pre-Professional Curriculum - UGA and Non-USG (FIWI, FORS, WASR)

Pre-Professional Core Curriculum - UGA and Non-USG Students

Applies to the forestry major, the natural resource management and sustainability major, and the fisheries and wildlife major for current UGA students and for students transferring from schools outside of the University System of Georgia. The pre-professional core curriculum consists of 60 semester hours plus one hour of physical education. This meets the University Core Curriculum requirements.

REQUIRED COURSES FOR FISHERIES & WILDLIFE, FORESTRY, and NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT & SUSTAINABILITY

UGA Course

Course Title

Hours

Notes

ENGL 1101

English Composition I

3

 

ENGL 1102

English Composition II

3

 

MATH 1113

Precalculus

3

 

MATH 2200 or 2250

Calculus

4

Pre-Vet Wildlife Sciences students are not required to take MATH 2200 or 2250

STAT 2000

Statistics

4

or BIOS 2010 or MSIT 3000

CHEM 1211+L

Chemistry I & Lab

4

 

CHEM 1212+L

Chemistry II & Lab

4

 

BIOL 1107+L

Biology I & Lab

4

 

BIOL 1108+L

Biology II & Lab

4

 

ECON 2106

Microeconomics

3

preferred; may use another approved Social Science elective instead

POLS 1101

American Government

3

preferred; may use another approved Social Science elective instead

HIST 2111 or 2112

American History I or II

3

preferred; may use another approved Social Science elective instead

COMM 1110

Public Speaking

3

or AGCM 1200 or the 3-hour version of FANR 3950

Three (3) World Language/Culture Electives

 

9

 

Humanities/Arts Elective

 

3

may be a free elective if COMM 1100 taken above instead of AGCM 1200 or FANR 3950 (3 hrs)

Free Elective

a free elective is any course with degree credit

3

Pre-Vet Wildlife Sciences students must take PHYS 1111+L (Physics I, 4 hrs) as their free elective*

* Vet School-required courses like PHYS 1112+L, CHEM 2211+L, and CHEM 2212+L do not have to be completed by Pre-Vet Wildlife Sciences students to enter the Professional Program; you may take CHEM 2211+L as your free elective above instead of PHYS 1111+L for the purpose of entering the program.

* Please see the UGA Bulletin New General Education Core Curriculum, Effective Fall 2008 for elective options.