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Explore Alaska and gain an edge over the competition with a fast track career certificate
in Marine Mammal Biology at KPC's Kachemak Bay Campus, in Homer, Alaska. This Occupational
Endorsment Certificateis designed for upper division undergraduate or recently graduated
baccalaureate students to take Alaska specific biology courses that can lead to jobs
in biology related career fields.
Students will receive vital education and experiential training required in the local work force workforce sectors to become technicians, biologist and marine mammal observers (for fisheries and oil/gas exploration). Through their internships they will be connected with biological organizations in need of employees, meeting the needs of local employers in the short-term and beyond.
Potential job opportunities for graduates may include:
|Course Name||Course Number||Number of Credits|
|Marine Mammal Biology||BIOL A430||4|
|Marine Skeletal Articulation||BIOL A124||2|
|Internship in the Biological Sciences||BIOL A495A||3|