Evolutionary Biology

Evolutionary biology encompasses numerous aspects of biology and emphasizes how organisms evolve in complex environments. Graduates of evolutionary biology programs are prepared for careers in government, higher education or private industry.

Inside Evolutionary Biology

There are numerous undergraduate and graduate degree programs covering evolutionary biology, often offered in the form of an ecology and evolutionary biology degree. In both undergraduate and graduate programs, students are provided the opportunity to take a number of field courses. In addition, students conduct research and gain experience in a variety of ecological settings.

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Bachelor's degree programs cover ecology, biostatistics, the process of evolution, animal ecology, molecular biology, marine botany, invertebrates and plant physiology. Graduates of bachelor's degree programs are prepared for graduate studies in evolutionary biology, veterinary medicine or human medicine.

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