Copyright

Environmental Biology

Environmental biologists study the habitats, evolution and adaptations of living organisms. Bachelor's degree programs serve as entry points to this field, but graduate degree programs are commonly required for research positions and career advancement.

Inside Environmental Biology

The interdisciplinary field of environmental biology focuses on the relationships among plants, animals and their surroundings, including their responses to environmental stimuli. Environmental biology is closely linked to and often coupled with evolutionary biology, since both involve an exploration of how organisms adapt to changing conditions.

Environmental biologists may specialize in a single ecosystem, such as wetlands or forests, or in the human-wildlife interface created through development, agriculture and other man-made systems. Environmental biologists often work to preserve natural landscapes and biodiversity, protect wildlife populations and reverse ecosystem degradation.

Education Options

Environmental Biology Related Articles

Schools you may like:

Popular Schools

The listings below may include sponsored content but are popular choices among our users.

    • MSHS in Clinical and Translational Research
    • MSHS in Regulatory Affairs
    • MSHS Medical Laboratory Sciences
    • MSHS in Clinical Microbiology
    • MSHS in Immunohematology and Biotechnology
    • MSHS in Molecular Diagnostic Sciences
    • BSHS in Biomedical Informatics

    What is your highest level of education?

    • BS in Health Sciences: Professional Development & Advanced Patient Care
    • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science

    What is your highest level of education?

    • MS in Nursing
    • BS in Environmental Policy and Management
    • Bachelors of Science in Nursing - RN to BSN

    What is your highest level of education completed?

  • What is your highest level of education completed?

  • What is your highest level of education completed?

    • Medical Laboratory Technology

    Year of High School Graduation or GED completion:

  • What is your highest level of education?

  • What year did you graduate high school?

  • What is your age?

    • B.S. General Studies - Life Sciences
    • A.S. General Studies - Life Sciences
    • Graduate Biology Certificate

    What is your highest level of education?

Find your perfect school

What is your highest level of education?