Environmental Biology | Zoology | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Agriculture, Life and Physical Sciences

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Environmental Biology

The Environmental Biology track is for students interested in biological approaches to the study of environmental quality, including toxicology, contamination ecology, and the effects of environmental stressors on animal populations. Students are familiarized with issues of environmental change and ecosystem management. The specialization is geared toward students interested in studying the effects of environmental change on wild animal populations.

Click here for a detailed list of Environmental Biology course requirements and elective options.

Note: Students interested in Environmental Biology should also consider an Environmental Studies minor.