New Program at Gannon University

Published 05/28 2014 01:18PM

Updated 05/28 2014 02:07PM

May 28, 2014-

A local university announces the creation of a new program for water education.

Gannon University unveiled WETT which stands for the water education training and testing program, as a new major.

This new academic program gives students the opportunity to major in freshwater and marine biology.    

The University will incorporate its 53 foot research boat Environaut into the major, faculty told WJET that the boat can not be taken out unless it is being used for research.

The major includes a course taught in the Bahamas and admittance to the program begins in the fall of 2015.

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