Entomology Major

Description: A 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. Includes instruction in applicable biological and physical sciences as well as insect toxicology and the biochemical control of insect populations. Is Entomology the right major for you?
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Entomology Major

What Courses Do Entomology Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Entomology majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Evolution and Ecology
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistics
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