About this Program
- College: Agricultural and Life Sciences
- Credits: 15 | Completed with minimum grades of C and no S/U
The School of Forest, Fisheries, and Geomatics Sciences is a unit within the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) and the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS). The school is home to three distinct yet integrated program areas: Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Forest Resources and Conservation, and Geomatics. The school’s faculty, staff, and students conduct research, teaching, and extension that cuts across a wide range of environments and disciplines.
Email | 352.846.0850 (tel) | 352.392.1707 (fax)
P.O. Box 110410
1745 McCarty Drive
136 NEWINS-ZIEGLER HALL
GAINESVILLE FL 32611-0410
Students applying for the minor must obtain written approval from the undergraduate coordinator for fisheries and aquatic sciences at least two semesters before graduation.
- Complete a minimum of nine credits at UF
- Complete a minimum of nine FAS credits at the 3000-level or above
- Complete at least six credits, as approved by the FAS undergraduate coordinator
- These may include FAS, FNR, GLY, OCE, SWS, VME, WIS and/or ZOO courses
- Three credits maximum of FAS 4905 can apply toward this requirement
- One course maximum, or three credits, of scuba coursework can apply toward this requirement; approved courses include FAS 4932 Scientific Diver and FAS 4932 Research Dive Master.