Best Colleges with Zoology Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Zoology, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Zoology is a somewhat popular major and offered at a decent amount schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Zoology degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Zoology degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Zoology.

The Best Zoology Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Miami University-Oxford Oxford, OH

Miami University-Oxford offers 4 Zoology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a outlying town. In 2015, 235 students graduated in the study area of Zoology with students earning 140 Bachelor's degrees, 88 Master's degrees, and 7 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 68 Reviews
2 Duke University Durham, NC

Duke University offers 2 Zoology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city.

Based on 24 Reviews
3 Cornell University Ithaca, NY

Cornell University offers 2 Zoology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Zoology with students earning 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 100 Reviews
4 University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI

University of Wisconsin-Madison offers 4 Zoology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 129 students graduated in the study area of Zoology with students earning 120 Bachelor's degrees, 8 Doctoral degrees, and 1 Master's degree.

Based on 96 Reviews
5 Ohio State University-Main Campus Columbus, OH

Ohio State University-Main Campus offers 3 Zoology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 109 students graduated in the study area of Zoology with students earning 97 Bachelor's degrees, 7 Doctoral degrees, and 5 Master's degrees.

Based on 164 Reviews
6 Michigan State University East Lansing, MI

Michigan State University offers 3 Zoology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 135 students graduated in the study area of Zoology with students earning 126 Bachelor's degrees, 7 Doctoral degrees, and 2 Master's degrees.

Based on 80 Reviews
7 University of California-Davis Davis, CA

University of California-Davis offers 3 Zoology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 56 students graduated in the study area of Zoology with students earning 44 Bachelor's degrees, 7 Master's degrees, and 5 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 92 Reviews
8 University of Florida Gainesville, FL

University of Florida offers 4 Zoology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 59 students graduated in the study area of Zoology with students earning 43 Bachelor's degrees, 11 Doctoral degrees, and 5 Master's degrees.

Based on 84 Reviews
9 North Carolina State University at Raleigh Raleigh, NC

North Carolina State University at Raleigh offers 3 Zoology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 73 students graduated in the study area of Zoology with students earning 60 Bachelor's degrees, 8 Doctoral degrees, and 5 Master's degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
10 University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus Norman, OK

University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus offers 3 Zoology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized suburb. In 2015, 126 students graduated in the study area of Zoology with students earning 123 Bachelor's degrees, 2 Master's degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 40 Reviews

List of Zoology Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
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  • Public
School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Miami University-Oxford Miami University-Oxford Oxford, OH
3/5
19 : 1 19,076
Duke University Duke University Durham, NC
5/5
5 : 1 15,984
Cornell University Cornell University Ithaca, NY
5/5
12 : 1 21,904
University of Wisconsin-Madison University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI
3/5
12 : 1 42,716
Ohio State University-Main Campus Ohio State University-Main Campus Columbus, OH
3/5
15 : 1 58,663
Michigan State University Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
3/5
18 : 1 50,538
University of California-Davis University of California-Davis Davis, CA
3/5
15 : 1 35,186
University of Florida University of Florida Gainesville, FL
2/5
20 : 1 50,645
North Carolina State University at Raleigh North Carolina State University at Raleigh Raleigh, NC
3/5
19 : 1 34,015
University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus Norman, OK
3/5
22 : 1 27,428
University of California-Santa Barbara University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA
3/5
24 : 1 23,497
University of Washington-Seattle Campus University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle, WA
3/5
12 : 1 45,408
Ohio University-Main Campus Ohio University-Main Campus Athens, OH
3/5
26 : 1 29,157
North Dakota State University-Main Campus North Dakota State University-Main Campus Fargo, ND
3/5
23 : 1 14,516
Washington State University Washington State University Pullman, WA
3/5
20 : 1 29,686
Texas A & M University-College Station Texas A & M University-College Station College Station, TX
3/5
21 : 1 63,813
Colorado State University-Fort Collins Colorado State University-Fort Collins Fort Collins, CO
3/5
19 : 1 30,614
Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Stillwater, OK
2/5
22 : 1 25,930
Oregon State University Oregon State University Corvallis, OR
3/5
21 : 1 29,576
University of New Hampshire-Main Campus University of New Hampshire-Main Campus Durham, NH
4/5
21 : 1 15,351
SUNY College at Oswego SUNY College at Oswego Oswego, NY
2/5
19 : 1 7,937
Brigham Young University-Provo Brigham Young University-Provo Provo, UT
2/5
24 : 1 33,469
Texas Tech University Texas Tech University Lubbock, TX
3/5
25 : 1 35,859
University of Hawaii at Manoa University of Hawaii at Manoa Honolulu, HI
3/5
14 : 1 18,865
University of Vermont University of Vermont Burlington, VT
4/5
11 : 1 12,815

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Getting a Zoology Degree Online

Schools offering online Zoology degrees

Online Zoology degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 88 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Zoology degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Miami University-Oxford 0 0 0 88 0
How many schools offer online Zoology degrees?
  • 1 Associate's
  • 1 Master's

What degrees do people get in Zoology?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 4 Colleges 15 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 54 Colleges 1,621 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 3 Colleges 11 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 25 Colleges 90 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 26 Colleges 167 Graduates

Zoology Degree Overview

When going for a Zoology degree, know that there are many options for a traditional degree as well as higher education choices. The most standard path for those earning a degree in Zoology can presume a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The standard Zoology degree earned was a bachelor's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Zoology degree that people receive is a master's degree which goes to show a focus on higher learning. This shows that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although a certificate is offered at some schools, getting a certificate is not very common. Keeping in mind what you hope to achieve by earning a degree in Zoology, look to choose a degree at a school that can meet your flexibility and schedule needs.

Average cost of college for a Zoology degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$3,035 Public In-State
$7,736 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$9,920 Public In-State
$28,888 Private In-State
$24,266 Public Out-of-State
$28,888 Private Out-of-State
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