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Prerequisites

Semester in Conservation, Biodiversity and Society:  Students should have completed a minimum of 45 credits of college course work, including courses in the natural or social sciences.

Semester in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation:   Students should have completed a minimum of 45 credits of college course work, including courses in the natural or social sciences.

Note that Semester participants will be required to undergo a federal security background investigation and fingerprinting through the Smithsonian Office of Protection Services before the semester begins. Accepted students will be assisted through this process.

Contact us at smconservation@gmu.edu if you have any questions about your qualifications.