Career Opportunities for Majors in Entomology


The entomology major is directed at students who are interested in insects and related arthropods. Students can receive training in a variety of subject areas including agricultural, urban, and forensic entomology. The entomology major targets students that seek careers in agribusiness, government service, agricultural education and extension, and public health or are preparing to be owner/operators of a pest management enterprise. Students can tailor their coursework to meet their specific interests by selecting coursework classes of interest from several clusters of specific courses. The curriculum of this major is expected to continue evolving as additional experience in the delivery of the curriculum's content is gained, and new areas of emphasis are identified.

A Sample Of Related Occupations

Agricultural Engineer Environmental Specialist Naturalist
Biologist Farm Manager Pet Shop Manager
Clinical Researcher Farm Technician Research Assistant
Conservation Officer Laboratory Animal Researcher Science Teacher
Endocrinologist Laboratory Technician Zookeeper

Types of Employers

Private & Nonprofit Organizations
Agricultural Engineer Farm Manager Pet Shop Manager
Animal Breeders Farm Technician Research Assistant
Animal Shelters Forest Management Agencies School Systems
Biologist Laboratories Science Teacher
Clinical Researcher Laboratory Animal Researcher Wildlife Biologist
Colleges/Universities Laboratory Technician Writer/Author
Conservation Officer Naturalist Zookeeper
Conservation Organizations Naturalist  World Wildlife Fund
Endocrinologist Nature Conservancies
Environmental Specialist Nature Science Centers
Government Agencies
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Farm Credit Administration National Science Foundation
Department of Environmental Protection Farm Service Agency World Wildlife Fund
Division of Fish Game and Wildlife

Jobs Obtained by Rutgers Graduates - First Jobs of Recent Graduates - Entomology

Information is not available at this time on first jobs obtained from Entomology

Jobs Obtained by Rutgers Graduates - Jobs of Experienced Alumni - Entomology

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