Major & Minors

The insect biology (formerly entomology) major is a general curriculum in insect science that will prepare you for a professional career in many areas, including:

  • Research
  • Public health
  • Medical entomology
  • Teaching
  • Environmental avenues

You will take courses focusing on insect structure and function, behavior, ecology, and diversity and identification, as well as obtain a strong background in math, science, and the humanities. 

Insect Biology Minor - click here to learn more​

Forensic Sciences Minor - click here to learn more​


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