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Taxidermy Program Requirements

Diploma/Certificate: Day Program

Fall Semester Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy   1 2 2
ENG 101 Applied Communications I   3 0 3
+TXY 101 Fish Taxidermy   6 18 12
Total 10 20 17

 

Spring Semester Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
BUS 230 Small Business Management OR   3 0 3
BUS 280 REAL Small Business   4 0 4
MAT 110 Math Measurement & Literacy P/C 2 2 3
#TXY 103 Mammal Taxidermy   6 18 12
Total 11/12 20 18/19

 

Summer Semester Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
TXY 105 Bird Taxidermy   3 9 6
Total 3 9 6

Special Note: P/C indicates prerequisite or corequisite course required; see Course Descriptions for specific course information.>

Total Semester Hours Credit Required for Taxidermy Diploma: 41/42
 + Total Semester Hours Required for Taxidermy: Fish Certificate: 12
# Total Semester Hours Required for Taxidermy: Mammal Certificate: 12

Certificates: Evening Program

The Mammal Certificate and the Fish Certificate are offered in alternating years contingent upon sufficient student enrollment.

Taxidermy: Fish Certificate

  Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
Fall Semester (First Year)
+TXY 101A Fish Taxidermy 3 9 6
Fall Semester (Second Year)
+TXY 101B Fish Taxidermy 3 9 6

Taxidermy: Mammal Certificate

  Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Credit
Hours
Spring Semester (First Year)
#TXY 103A Mammal Taxidermy 3 9 6
Spring Semester (Second Year)
#TXY 103B Mammal Taxidermy 3 9 6

+ Total Semester Hours Required for Taxidermy: Fish Certificate: 12
# Total Semester Hours Required for Taxidermy: Mammal Certificate: 12

Note: The Bird Taxidermy course is offered through the Continuing Education Division during Summer Session each year.

Taxidermy Department | (910) 576-6222

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Billy Adams

Program Head, Taxidermy

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Andy Speer

Instructor, Taxidermy

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"Since graduating from the MCC Taxidermy program, I have become a very successful commercial taxidermist. The skills I learned were the latest techniques in the industry. The program helped me develop the confidence to succeed in competition taxidermy as well.

~ Mark Leonard

Taxidermist
Morganton, NC

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