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College of the Sciences

Certificate Overview

Graduate, post-baccalaureate, or undergraduate CWU students or non-matriculated students are eligible to enroll in the certificate program. Some certificate coursework can be used toward other degree requirements. Completion of the certificate will provide students with all skills and experiences listed by the International Primatological Society for Animal Technician*, and some skills and experiences listed for Senior Animal Technician*. This expertise may assist students in future job searches in captive primate care based at zoos, sanctuaries, and other captive settings.

*See here for the International Primatological Society Guidelines

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