The fisheries management option will prepare you for the management of fish populations in reservoirs, rivers and streams to improve recreational fishing. Course offerings include Management of Small Impoundments, Genetics, Hatchery Management and Conservation Biology.Our School of Fisheries and Marine Science is the one of the country’s premier fisheries programs. As a major in fisheries and marine science, you’ll receive a strong foundation in chemistry, mathematics and biology while learning how to apply these subjects to managing fresh and saltwater aquatic resources. This degree will equip you with an understanding of the principles used in solving problems with marine resources and the awareness to provide safe, reliable food through aquaculture production.