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Zoology Schools in Florida

91 students earned Zoology degrees in Florida in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Zoology is the 178th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Zoology Majors in Florida

Zoology majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 43
Master’s Degree 22
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 21
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 21
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 21
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 3
Post-Master’s Certificate 3
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 2
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 2

Gender Distribution

In Florida, a zoology major is more popular with women than with men.

Zoology Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of zoology majors in Florida is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.3%
  • Black or African American: 6.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.8%
  • White: 67.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 12.1%
  • Other Races: 2.2%
Zoology Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Zoology Grads in Florida

4,730 people in the state and 172,530 in the nation are employed in jobs related to zoology.

Zoology Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for Zoology Jobs in Florida

Zoology grads earn an average of $71,200 in the state and $83,600 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Florida that offer zoology degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

#1

University of Florida

Gainesville
85 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
52,407 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. 93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student loan default rate of 1.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#2

Beacon College

Leesburg
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
416 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 89%. This private institution charges an average net price of $33,886. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 73% of students receive it.

#3

Eckerd College

Saint Petersburg
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
2,007 Total Students

The 3.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. 99% of students get financical aid. The average student takes 4.09 years to complete their degree at Eckerd.

Zoology Careers in FL

Some of the careers zoology majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Biological Science Professors 21% $82,030
Natural Sciences Managers 19% $0
Biological Scientists 13% $75,010
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 10% $43,880

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to zoology.

Major Annual Graduates in FL
General Biology 5,663
Biotechnology 800
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 741
Other Biological Sciences 574
Ecology & Systematics Biology 530
Microbiology Science & Immunology 395
Biochemistry & Biophysics 233
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 83

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