ECB Specialization

Ecology and Conservation Biology is a Biological Sciences major, and provides a curriculum option for students interested in pursuing an ecological career. Students in this program will develop a solid foundation in:

  • basic biology
  • genetics
  • ecology
  • evolution
  • conservation biology

ECB students will develop specialized quantitative, analytical, and technical skills essential for professional positions or advanced study.

Focused coursework on biodiversity, organismal biology, GIS, and statistics.

Opportunities for independent research, experiential or service learning and internships are integrated into the program.

For information on the Biology major requirements and the Ecology & Conservation Biology Specialization, visit the Undergraduate Catalog.

ECB Specialization Checksheet

Suggested Sequence of Classes

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