Wildlife Biology Degree| Zoology | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Agriculture, Life and Physical Sciences

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Wildlife Biology and Conservation

The Wildlife Biology track is for students interested in the ecology, management, and conservation of terrestrial vertebrates. Students majoring in Wildlife Biology will take courses emphasizing ecology and biology, populations, habitat, techniques and policies. Careers and employment in this field vary from federal government, state wildlife agencies and environmental consulting firms. Working hands-on with faculty with expertise in this field will help our students gain experience and conduct guided research.

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

Note: Courses in this track include all those required for certification by The Wildlife Society.