Bachelor of Arts in Biology: Field Naturalist

The B.A. in biology is designed for students who want to become a field naturalist. Field naturalists have a broad knowledge of ecology, organismal biology, field geology, environmental chemistry, conservation biology, and wildlife management. Field naturalist majors are particularly well qualified for environmental education and research positions for state or federal environmental conservation agencies, private conservation organizations, consulting firms, and environmental education institutions.

Learning Outcomes for Biology Majors

The B.A. in the field naturalist program seeks to produce graduates who: