Ecology & Conservation Biology Minor

for the Minor in Ecology & Conservation Biology

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department faculty: School of Integrative Biology Faculty

overview of college admissions & requirements: Liberal Arts & Sciences

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The minor, administered by the School of Integrative Biology, is designed for students interested in gaining strength in this subdiscipline of biology. Preparation for many careers is advanced by coursework in ecology and conservation, e.g. environmental lawyer, environmental consultant, conservation technician, environmental educator, and environmental engineer.

Students must contact an SIB advisor for acceptance into the minor.
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IB 150Organismal & Evolutionary Biol4
IB 203Ecology4
IB 204Genetics3-4
Select two of the following:6-8
Fish and Wildlife Ecology
Behavioral Ecology
Plants and Global Change
Evolutionary Ecology
Insect Ecology
IB 449
Conservation Biology
Ecosystem Ecology
Community Ecology
Total Hours17-20