Zoology at University of California - Santa Barbara
UCSB is located in Santa Barbara, California and has a total student population of 25,057. In the 2018-2019 academic year, 23 students received a bachelor's degree in zoology from UCSB.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Zoology section at the bottom of this page.
UCSB Zoology Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Zoology
UCSB Zoology Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the zoology progam at UCSB compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
Of the schools analyzed in this analysis, the zoology program at UCSB was ranked #22 for overall quality. It is also ranked as the #1 school in California.
|Best Colleges for Zoology||22|
|Best Zoology Colleges for Veterans||30|
|Best Value Colleges for Zoology||31|
|Most Popular Colleges for Zoology||38|
|Most Focused Colleges for Zoology||62|
Earnings of UCSB Zoology Graduates
The median salary of zoology students who receive their bachelor's degree at UCSB is $20,200. Unfortunately, this is lower than the national average of $22,500 for all zoology students.
Zoology Student Demographics at UCSB
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the zoology majors at University of California - Santa Barbara.
UCSB Zoology Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 39% more racial-ethnic minorities in its zoology bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of California - Santa Barbara with a bachelor's in zoology.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||7|
- Neurobiology & Neurosciences
- Physiology & Pathology Sciences
- Pharmacology & Toxicology
- Microbiological Sciences & Immunology
- Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences
Careers That Zoology Grads May Go Into
A degree in zoology can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for CA, the home state for University of California - Santa Barbara.
|Occupation||Jobs in CA||Average Salary in CA|
|Natural Sciences Managers||7,870||$168,790|
|Biological Science Professors||4,360||$128,370|
|Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists||2,240||$75,840|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Nandaro under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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