Graduate and Professional

Please see each course’s page for information about prerequisites and course content before applying.

2013-06-04 11.08.00_Kolowski_June4_2013Graduate Courses: Many of our upper level short courses are offered for graduate credit through George Mason University. Credits can often be easily transferred to your own university if you are not a George Mason graduate student. Current graduate course offerings can be found online at:




IMG_3067_Mirian_Tsuchiya_medProfessional Courses: Course topics range from field techniques in animal surveys, to genetic methods in the lab and updated statistical approaches to ecology and conservation research data. Those taking our short courses as professional will receive Continuing Education Units (CEUs) after completing the course.Current professional training course offerings can be found online at:



To apply to graduate courses and professional training courses, please complete the Course Application Form.