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Biology, Bachelor of Science - Ecology

Some amazing classes
you can take at Saint Leo

  • Community Ecology
  • Evolution
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Wetlands Ecology
  • Restoration Ecology
  • Oceanography

Why choose our Biology degree with specialization in Ecology?

Learn how species interact with each other and their environment to form beautifully complex natural communities.

Students in the Ecology track can count on “learning by doing”. Students learn about the environment by spending time in the environment. Whether classes consist of canoeing on Saint Leo’s own Lake Jovita, hiking and conducting research in nearby parks and wildlife preserves, or on the water studying marine life in Belize, faculty know how to use the outdoors as a classroom.

If you are looking for a challenging program that will fulfill your interests in science and the natural world, or you are very passionate about protecting the environment, then Saint Leo’s Ecology track in Biology is the right place for you!

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What can you do with a bachelors in Biology with a specialization in Ecology?

  • Field Ecologist
  • Marine Biologist
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Environmental Protection Specialist

Professional development opportunities.

  • Courses feature real world applications of ecological theory and techniques.
  • Students are encouraged to engage in undergraduate research projects with faculty members. Participation in real-world research fosters deeper understanding of science and hones problem-solving skills in a way that no classroom activity can.
  • The Biology faculty members work with students to pursue internships and shadowing opportunities.
  • Your time at Saint Leo University culminates with a Senior Capstone Course in which you will design and perform original experimental research.

Where are Saint Leo University Biology graduates now?

  • Georgetown University
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • University of South Florida
  • Bayfront Medical Center
  • Moffitt Cancer Center
  • University of Tennessee
  • Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
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