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  Nov 17, 2017
 
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Zoo Science B.S.


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The Friends University Zoo Science program prepares students for careers in the zoo profession. The curriculum includes a broad foundation in the sciences as well as a series of courses and internships (open only to Zoo Science majors) at the Sedgwick County Zoo, which allows practical experience in zoo science, zoo education and zoo management.

EMPLOYMENT

The Friends University Zoo Science program prepares students for careers in the zoo profession, such as zoos; wildlife exhibits: SeaWorld, aquariums, and rehabilitation centers; laboratory: animal health, captive breeding programs, education and interpretation, conservation/endangered species; veterinarian’s assistant; animal shelters/humane societies; and pet shops.

DEGREE AWARDED

Bachelor of Science

CONTACT

Dr. Patrick Mathews
Division of Natural Science and Mathematics
316-295-5608
mathews@friends.edu

Total Core Requirements: 42 credit hours


Additional Major Requirements:


Choose one of the following: 8 - 10 credit hours


Total Major Requirements: 60-62 credit hours


Total Degree Requirements: 124 hours


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