Minor in Freshwater Sciences

Studies in freshwater sciences will help students prepare for careers in ecological and environmental sciences, natural resources, technology, policy, and business relevant to freshwater systems and resources. A minor in freshwater sciences also prepares students for professional careers in business and industry, government, non-profit organizations, as well as graduate studies in freshwater and environmental sciences.

The freshwater sciences minor requires 18 credits within the School of Freshwater Sciences, including six foundational credits.

Curriculum Requirements

The school requires that students attain at least a 2.0 GPA on all credits in the minor attempted at UWM. In addition, students must attain a 2.0 GPA on all minor credits attempted, including any transfer work.

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