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OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10 [Archived Catalog]

Biological Sciences—Wildlife and Conservation Biology Major (B.S.)

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Major code BS2515

This track is suitable for students who are interested in careers in the conservation and biology of wildlife. Graduates of this program meet the course qualifications for state and federal civil service registers as ecologist, wildlife biologist, wildlife refuge manager, zoologist, and general biologist. This program also provides training for students planning to go on to graduate school in wildlife biology or an allied discipline, such as mammalogy, ornithology, herpetology, animal ecology, animal behavior, and conservation biology.

Tier II social science electives can be chosen to meet the requirements of the Environmental Studies Certificate program. For federal job and employment information, check the following Web site: http://www.usajobs.opm.gov/.

BS2515 includes a minimum of 56 hours in BIOS.

College-Level Requirements

Please see the College of Arts and Sciences  for college-level requirements.



Complete at least 12 hours in wildlife subjects including at least one lab course from:

Complete the following 13 hours in PBIO courses:

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