Zoology (BA)

Zoology (BA)

The bachelor of arts in zoology is for students who wish to combine study in zoology with a significant amount of course work outside the sciences. It is also intended for students who wish to prepare for careers in the applications of science to such fields as public policy, law, business and communications.

The bachelor of arts in zoology requires more humanities and social science credits than a bachelor of science in zoology.

Students may also complete this major through Lyman Briggs College.

Uncommon Pursuits.

Graduates with a bachelor of arts in zoology pursue careers in a range of industries, excelling in jobs that demand deep knowledge of policy, business and communication.

Alumni work at:

  • Conservation agencies
  • Federal, state and local agencies
  • High schools and middle schools
  • Museums
  • Research laboratories
  • Wildlife management and preveterinary fields
  • Zoos and aquariums

Alumni work as:

  • Animal caretakers
  • Biology assistants
  • Computer specialists
  • Cytogenetic technicians
  • Electron microscope technicians
  • Energy analysts
  • Middle school and high school teachers

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