Zoology (BA)

Zoology (BA)

The Bachelor of Arts degree program with a major in zoology is for students who wish to combine study in zoology with a significant amount of coursework outside the sciences. It is also intended for those 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 degree in zoology requires more humanities and social science credits to be completed than a Bachelor of Science, providing greater balance between science and non-science credits.

Uncommon Pursuits.

Graduates in zoology (BA) 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 pre-veterinary 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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