Fisheries Technology O.E.

Sitka, e-Learning

Emphasis options include either Alaska Salmon Enhancement or Fisheries Management.

Fish Culture Emphasis

This occupational endorsement provides training for students interested in salmon enhancement careers. Courses introduce students to the fundamentals of fisheries enhancement techniques and basic fisheries biology. The knowledge and skills learned in this program are essential to workforce development in the fish culture sector.

Minimum Credit Hours14
FT S120Fisheries of Alaska3
FT S122Alaska Salmon Culture I3
FT S222Alaska Salmon Culture II3
FT S230Alaska Salmon Culture Lab1
or FT S291 (Internship)
FT S274Fisheries Biology3
Total Credits13

Fisheries Management Emphasis

This occupational endorsement provides lecture and training for students entering into fisheries management occupations. Courses introduce students to subjects spanning international and local fisheries management doctrine, fisheries law, fisheries economics and fisheries biology. The knowledge learned in this program will provide students with a base of knowledge to work in state or federal fisheries management.

Minimum Credit Hours14
FT S111Fisheries Management Techniques Lab1
or FT S291 (internship)
FT S120Fisheries of Alaska3
FT S211Fisheries Management Techniques3
FT S272Fisheries Management, Law and Economics3
FT S274Fisheries Biology3
Total Credits13