20 Bachelor Programs in Ecology

The field of ecology involves the study of living organisms, their interactions with each other, as well as the environment. Those holding a Bachelor of Ecology degree can have opportunities for a range of jobs including conservation organizations, academia, non-for-profits, governments, and research institutions. A growing trend for Bachelor of Ecology degrees is among waste management companies,… Read more

The field of ecology involves the study of living organisms, their interactions with each other, as well as the environment. Those holding a Bachelor of Ecology degree can have opportunities for a range of jobs including conservation organizations, academia, non-for-profits, governments, and research institutions. A growing trend for Bachelor of Ecology degrees is among waste management companies, hazardous waste disposal, and medical disposal industries. There are opportunities for Bachelor of Ecology programs, practicums, and internships throughout the world.

Bachelor of Ecology programs are varied with different study options and program concentrations. Some concentrations include ecological agricultural systems, restoration, wildlife conservation and evolution, as well as systematic and population biology. Core courses may include such topics as ecosystems, plant anatomy, conservation, societal interaction and ecological biology. Bachelor of Ecology programs have many areas for specialization including green ecology, wetlands, endangered species, rainforests, and many others.

If a Bachelor of Ecology sparks your interest, then take a look through the programs below and you may find the degree for you!

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Haute Ecole Libre De Bruxelles Ilya Prigogine À Bruxelles
Brussels, Belgium

The Bachelor's degree in social ecology is organized over three years of study, during the day. The CESS is required (or the equivalence of the high school diploma or bachelor ... +

The Bachelor's degree in social ecology is organized over three years of study, during the day. The CESS is required (or the equivalence of the high school diploma or bachelor's degree). -
Bachelor
Full-time
6 years
French
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences
Magdeburg, Germany

With the entry into force of the German Closed Substance Cycle Waste Management Act on 24.02.2012, waste management has now fundamentally changed into closed-cycle management ... +

With the entry into force of the German Closed Substance Cycle Waste Management Act on 24.02.2012, waste management has now fundamentally changed into closed-cycle management in which waste generation and waste management are carried out with particular attention to the sparing use of natural resources and protection of people and the environment. -
Bachelor
Full-time
7 semesters
German
Oct 2020
15 Sep 2020
Campus
 
St Cloud State University
St. Cloud, USA

As a Biology: Biodiversity, Ecology, and Evolution major your coursework will include a breadth of topics at the cutting edge of recent biological advances. You will study the ... +

As a Biology: Biodiversity, Ecology, and Evolution major your coursework will include a breadth of topics at the cutting edge of recent biological advances. You will study the biology of organisms, including how they live, interact, evolve and adapt over time. Coursework in this major offers an educational experience that will prepare you for a variety of careers in scientific research, conservation, federal agencies, industry, academia and more. -
Bachelor
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
English
24 Aug 2020
01 Jul 2020
Campus
 
Felician University
Rutherford, USA

Are you curious about the billions of living organisms that inhabit our planet? When you are a biology major at Felician University, you will have the opportunity to study the ... +

Are you curious about the billions of living organisms that inhabit our planet? When you are a biology major at Felician University, you will have the opportunity to study the living world from the smallest cells to massive ecosystems. Biological sciences span a wide range of interests that includes anatomy and physiology, molecular biology, ecology and evolution, and health-related biology. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
31 Aug 2020
01 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Uniminuto

The Agroecological Engineering program promotes social transformation and sustainable development in agrarian and rural communities, which have greater potential to reduce soc ... +

The Agroecological Engineering program promotes social transformation and sustainable development in agrarian and rural communities, which have greater potential to reduce socio-economic gaps and contribute to the improvement of the national environmental crisis, which makes it highly innovative in breaking paradigms of conventional agricultural science programs in aspects such as -
Bachelor
Full-time
10 semesters
Spanish
Campus
 
Czech University Of Life Sciences Faculty of Environmental Sciences
Prague, Czech Republic

The study programme provides a complex education in the field of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) and the use of these techniques for environmental ... +

The study programme provides a complex education in the field of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) and the use of these techniques for environmental protection and management, with a special focus on the current topics of water and drought in the landscape and protection of biodiversity under the condition of a global climate change. -
Bachelor
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, USA

The Environmental and Biological Sciences degree encompasses numerous cutting-edge disciplines. Each offers a multitude of exciting career paths. You can also train to teach b ... +

The Environmental and Biological Sciences degree encompasses numerous cutting-edge disciplines. Each offers a multitude of exciting career paths. You can also train to teach biology in secondary or primary schools. You can prepare for graduate, for admission to medical, dental, or veterinary school, or for other professional training. -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Vytautas Magnus University
Kaunas, Lithuania

The general aims of the Environmental Science undergraduate program are to educate the competent specialists and researches in the chosen research and study area. To empower t ... +

The general aims of the Environmental Science undergraduate program are to educate the competent specialists and researches in the chosen research and study area. To empower them to develop intellectual competencies in order to be capable to participate in research advancements, to take responsibilities in research and practice developments as well as to disseminate knowledge. The more specific aim of Environmental Science program is to acquire knowledge and develop practical skills required to perform environmental monitoring and assessment, analyze natural and anthropogenic environmental and climate changes, their impact on living organisms and human health, and to ground environmental impact mitigation measures according to the principles of sustainable development. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
24 Aug 2020
01 May 2020
Campus
 
University of Stirling
Stirling, United Kingdom

This course covers the core conceptual issues of Ecology in its broadest sense, but also provides hands-on opportunities for learning transferable skills and analysing ecologi ... +

This course covers the core conceptual issues of Ecology in its broadest sense, but also provides hands-on opportunities for learning transferable skills and analysing ecological relationships across all types of organisms. -
BSc
Full-time
Part-time
48 months
English
Campus
 
University of Hradec Králové, Faculty of Science
Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic

The Systematic Biology and Ecology degree programme is mainly focused on systematics and phylogenesis of plant and animal organisms and their ecology. Graduates gain necessary ... +

The Systematic Biology and Ecology degree programme is mainly focused on systematics and phylogenesis of plant and animal organisms and their ecology. Graduates gain necessary knowledge in general biological disciplines, e.g. cellular and molecular biology, the anatomy and morphology of plants, general zoology, systematics and phylogenesis of plants and animals, physiology and ecology of plants and animals, genetics and microbiology. The aim of practical activities in laboratories as well as field survey and experience is to extend students´ knowledge and to turn theoretical knowledge into practical applications. -
BSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Delaware
Newark, USA

By choosing courses in Animal and Food Sciences; Applied Economics and Statistics; Entomology and Wildlife Ecology; and Plant and Soil Sciences, students gain practical experi ... +

By choosing courses in Animal and Food Sciences; Applied Economics and Statistics; Entomology and Wildlife Ecology; and Plant and Soil Sciences, students gain practical experience in the various subjects that make up the field of agriculture and natural resources. -
BSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Universidade de Évora
Evora, Portugal

The degree in Ecology and Environment provides a solid science-based training, designed to understand the functioning of ecosystems, with a view to improving their state of in ... +

The degree in Ecology and Environment provides a solid science-based training, designed to understand the functioning of ecosystems, with a view to improving their state of integrity and environmental quality. It provides an interdisciplinary training that integrates: environmental chemistry; Ecological modeling; Structure and functioning of ecosystems; Fauna and flora; Spatial analysis; Management, conservation, and restoration of ecological systems; Characterization, evaluation, monitoring and improvement of ecological quality; Climate change and the social dimensions of environmental issues, among others. -
Bachelor
Full-time
6 semesters
Oct 2020
Online
 
Mid Sweden University
Östersund, Sweden

This three-year programme will give you a broad systems perspective on the relationship between environment, society and the natural resources of our planet. It integrates env ... +

This three-year programme will give you a broad systems perspective on the relationship between environment, society and the natural resources of our planet. It integrates environmental issues with entrepreneurship and other skills to provide relevant knowledge for working in one of the world’s fastest-growing sectors – Ecotechnology and green business. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Ecole Supérieure Ouverte à Distance
France Online, France +14 More

The holder of deeste - Environmental engineering is a specialty technician in the fields of hygiene, cleanliness and environment.

The holder of deeste - Environmental engineering is a specialty technician in the fields of hygiene, cleanliness and environment. -
Bachelor's
Full-time
French
Online
 
Sparsholt College Hampshire
Sparsholt, United Kingdom

There is an increasing need for modern conservation management for trained graduate ecologists with academic knowledge grounded in field experience and competent species ident ... +

There is an increasing need for modern conservation management for trained graduate ecologists with academic knowledge grounded in field experience and competent species identification skills. The BSc (Hons) in Ecology and Conservation Management degree programme employs a scientific approach to natural resource management, conservation and sustainability and has an overall theme of applied ecological science... -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
Campus
 

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