Graduate Students

We educate our students to think critically and evaluate problems from a strong background in basic and applied science, fundamental ecological principles, and consideration of social influences on conservation. We strive to help our students succeed through a rich program of field and laboratory coursework and personal advising. 

Interested in how our students fare professionally after graduating? Explore our latest Survey of Graduates Report for the value of a degree in Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences at Oregon State University. 

The Department of Fisheries and Wildlife offers four graduate programs:

Fisheries or Wildlife Management Graduate Certificate

PSM Degree in Fisheries and Wildlife Administration

MS in Fisheries or Wildlife

PhD in Fisheries or Wildlife