Entomology

Entomology Studies is a major program that focuses on the scientific study of insect species and populations in respect of their life cycles, morphology, genetics, physiology, ecology, taxonomy, population dynamics, and environmental and economic impacts.

A major program in Entomology Studies will likely include courses in applicable biological and physical sciences as well as insect toxicology and the biochemical control of insect populations.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Entomology Studies (use the College Search feature and enter " Entomology Studies " in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

What can you do with a major/degree in Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology Studies? Learn more on Careers/Jobs/Internships in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences page.

What can you do with a major/degree in Entomology Studies?

Typically, an undergraduate degree in this field may find jobs in the areas of applied entomology such as: agriculture, beekeeping, ecology, conservation, genetics, pest management, toxicology, and insecticidal chemistry.  Advanced degrees may be required for careers as a researcher or in law enforcement as a forensic entomologist.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Entomology Studies:

Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

 

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