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Undergraduate Studies


The Ecology & Evolutionary Biology concentration in the undergraduate Biology major is appropriate for students pursuing careers or interests that require a better understanding of our natural world as well as pre-med/pre-dentistry/pre-pharmacy school students. Career opportunities exist in education at all levels: basic and applied research at colleges and universities; in governmental agencies; and in the private sector; ecological consulting; conservation and natural resource management; environmental planning; and the human health and veterinary sciences.

The number one question of undergraduates:

What can I do with an EEB degree? You can be an Ecologist, Environmental Scientist, Conservationist, Educator, Zookeeper, Veterinarian, Medical Doctor, Dentist, Pharmacist, Researcher, Environmental Health Officer, Water Quality Officer and much more.

Useful Websites for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Majors

Association of Zoos and Aquariums
Biology Jobs
Biotechnology Industry Organization
Conservation Jobs Board
Eco Jobs
Ecology Society of America
Environmental Careers Organization
Hire Bio
Medically Alley (formerly Life Science Alley)
National Council for Science and the Environment
Nature Conservancy
Science Careers
Science Jobs
Sierra Club
The Smithsonian Institution
US Environmental Protection Agency
US Fish and Wildlife Service
US Forest Service
US Government Jobs
World Association of Zoos and Aquariums