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Fisheries Technology Certificate
with a Fisheries Management Emphasis

Fisheries Technology

This program is articulated with the AAS in Fisheries Technology and is intended to offer students practical skills and knowledge to enter careers in fisheries technology. Students may elect a certificate with a fish culture or fisheries management emphasis. The Certificate requires 3 credit hours of internship.

Degree Requirements (2015-2016 Catalog)

Fish Culture Emphasis

Minimum Credit Hours32
General Requirements11
Program Requirements21

General Requirements

Written and Oral Communication Skills

Select one from the following (3 credits):

ENGLS111Methods of Written Communication3
ENGLS212Technical Report Writing3
COMMS111Fundamentals of Oral Communication*3
COMMS235Small Group Communication and Team Building*3
* Grade of C (2.00) or better

Computational Skills

Select one from the following (4 credits):

MATHS105Intermediate Algebra4
MATHS151College Algebra for Calculus4
STATS107Survey of Statistics4

Science Skills

Select one from the following (4 credits):

BIOLS103Biology and Society4
BIOLS104Natural History of Alaska4
BIOLS105Fundamentals of Biology I4
BIOLS106Fundamentals of Biology II4
CHEMS103Introduction to General Chemistry4
ENVSS102Earth and Environment4

Program Requirements

FTS120Introduction to Fisheries of Alaska3
FTS122Alaska Salmon Culture I3
FTS222Alaska Salmon Culture II3
FTS273Fundamentals of Fisheries Biology4
FTS291Fisheries Technology Internship3

Select one from the following (1 credit):

CIOSS135Using Spreadsheets in the Workplace1
CIOSS140Using Databases in the Workplace1

Select one from the following (3 credits):

FTS110Fundamentals of Fisheries Oceanography3
FTS270Introduction to Limnology3

Select one from the following (1 credit):

FTS230Alaska Salmon Culture Lab1
MTRS119Small Vessel Operator1
MTRS120Outboard Motor Maintenance1

Degree Requirements (2015-2016 Catalog)

Fisheries Management Emphasis

Minimum Credit Hours32
General Requirements11
Program Requirements21

General Requirements

Written and Oral Communication Skills

Select one from the following (3 credits):

ENGLS111Methods of Written Communication3
ENGLS212Technical Report Writing3
COMMS111Fundamentals of Oral Communication*3
COMMS235Small Group Communication and Team Building*3
* Grade of C (2.00) or better

Computational Skills

Select one from the following (4 credits):

MATHS105Intermediate Algebra4
MATHS151College Algebra for Calculus4
STATS107Survey of Statistics4

Science Skills

Select one from the following (4 credits):

BIOLS103Biology and Society4
BIOLS104Natural History of Alaska4
BIOLS105Fundamentals of Biology I4
BIOLS106Fundamentals of Biology II4

Program Requirements

CIOSS135Using Spreadsheets in the Workplace1
FTS111Fisheries Management Techniques Lab1
FTS120Introduction to Fisheries of Alaska3
FTS211Fisheries Management Techniques3
FTS272Fisheries Management, Law, Economics3
FTS273Fundamentals of Fisheries Biology4
FTS291Fisheries Technology Internship3

Select one from the following (3 credits):

FTS110Fundamentals of Fisheries Oceanography3
FTS270Introduction to Limnology3

Fisheries Technology
Sitka Campus 
1332 Seward Avenue
Sitka, AK
99835
 
 

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