Courses & certificate program
ACL faculty teach the following graduate and undergraduate courses at Northern Arizona University. The central focus of these courses is to provide students with hands-on professional experiences in areas ranging from research design and data collection to sociological and cultural factors influencing management practices. Several of these courses take place in conjunction with Field Experience in Conservation Biology, a four-month academic program that takes students outside the classroom and into the field both in the American Southwest and abroad. The program has taken students to Western Pacific Ocean islands and will next venture to Namibia.
Undergraduate Certificate in Conservation Biology
The Undergraduate Certificate in Conservation Biology offered at Northern Arizona University demonstrates that holders have the knowledge and skills that qualify them and make them competitive for jobs with government agencies and other organizations involved in natural resource conservation. Combined, the courses listed above fulfill a significant portion of the requirements for the certificate.