Graduate Programs: Quantitative Fisheries and Resource Economics

  • Professional Science Master's, Quantitative Fisheries and Resource Economics

    Objective of the Program

    Professional Science Master’s (PSM) degree programs provide an alternate professional career path for bachelor’s degree holders in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines to help meet staff needs of industries, consulting firms and governmental agencies, and have been endorsed by the National Research Council (NRC 2008). The PSM program provides students with quantitative, communication and leadership skills and the knowledge required to obtain careers in natural resources, with a focus on fisheries management and conservation.