Wildlife biologists study the biology, habits and living environments of wild animals, and they use this knowledge to conserve and manage animal populations. A wildlife biologist typically has a degree in wildlife, fishe... More » Business & Finance Careers

Pursuing a career in wildlife biology requires a university education that features labs and fieldwork as well as attendance at lectures. The first two years are spent on common studies. During the following two years, t... More » Education Colleges & Universities

Colleges in the United States offering wildlife biology courses include: Adams State University in Colorado, Barton County Community College in Kansas, Brigham Young University in Utah, College of the Atlantic in Maine, ... More » Education Colleges & Universities
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To become a wildlife biologist, an individual must possess at least a bachelor's degree, preferably in biology with a concentration in wildlife biology or zoology, according the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupatio... More » Business & Finance Careers Career Aspirations