Wildlife Biology and Management
The Wildlife Biology program here at Murray State University will
prepare you for a career in Wildlife Biology and Management fields.
There are several components to earning a degree in Wildlife Biology
including the University Studies courses, core courses for the Wildlife
Biology and Conservation Program, and then specific courses to prepare
you for a career in Wildlife Biology and Management.
University Studies component of the Murray State University
program provides students with a broad-based, liberal arts and sciences
education as a foundation for their academic specialty. The Core
Courses for the Wildlife Biology and Conservation program are designed
to give students the background to be a competent biologists in any of
these fields including Conservation Biology, Wildlife Biology and
Management, and Zoology.
The course of study for the
Wildlife Biology Specialty will help prepare you for several career
paths in the field of Wildlife Biology including:
- Wildlife Biologists / Manager
- Wildlife Researcher
- Conservation Education
- Conservation Officer
- Other Wildlife-Related Fields
course, you wildlife education will not stop here. For many of these
area, a Master's Degree or even a Ph.D. may be necessary to achieve your
full potential. However, the BS in Wildlife Biology is the first step.
learn more about the Program, required courses, various careers in
wildlife biology, and the learning environment here at Murray State