UWF has a cooperative associate-to-bachelor degree program with Santa Fe College in Gainesville, Florida.
Our B.S. in Interdisciplinary Science with a concentration in zoo science prepares you for entry-level positions leading to leadership positions in zoos and conservation organizations.
Competition for employment in this field is fierce, but with a bachelor’s degree plus hands-on experience and skill, you will enjoy enhanced employment opportunities.
Natural Sciences & Mathematics, Zoology& Animal biology
4 years | Full time
A sample of featured courses you will take in the Zoo Science program.
ZOO 4513 ANIMAL BEHAVIOR
ZOO 4485 MARINE MAMMALOGY
ZOO 4304C MARINE VERTEBRATE ZOOLOGY
PCB 3063 GENETICS
Only one is required
A minimum grade of “C-” or better required in all courses. Biology Program minimum GPA of 2.0 is required for graduation.
In addition to the General Education requirements listed on this page, students must satisfy all additional University requirements, including the Gordon Rule, multicultural, and foreign language requirements. With appropriate planning and coordination with an academic advisor, students may satisfy some of the general University requirements through the General Education curriculum. For a complete listing of general degree requirements, refer to the “University Requirements” section.