About this Program
- College: Agricultural and Life Sciences
- Credits: 15 | Completed with minimum grades of C
The Entomology and Nematology Department prepares students for exciting careers in a variety of fields. Entomology and Nematology majors can enter medical, dental, or veterinary school; progress to graduate study in any of several biological sciences such as ecology, nematology, entomology, horticulture, or zoology; or move directly to a variety of careers in fields such as pest management, ecotourism, or biosecurity.
Email | 352.273.3923
P.O. Box 110620
1881 Natural Area Drive, Bldg. 970
GAINESVILLE FL 32611-0620
Electives enable students to tailor the minor to their individual interests and career goals.
- Nine credits minimum of 3000/4000-level coursework (exclusive of practical problems)
- No more than three credits of practical problems courses
- Except with undergraduate coordinator permission, students are expected to complete the following on campus; other ENY courses can be taken online:
Course List Code Title Credits ENY 3005 Principles of Entomology 2 ENY 3005L Principles of Entomology Laboratory 1 ENY 4161 Insect Classification 3 ENY 4660 Medical and Veterinary Entomology 2 ENY 4660L Medical and Veterinary Entomology Laboratory 1
- Students who specialize in nematology must complete six credits from NEM 3002, NEM 5705, or an acceptable practical problem.
- Additional credits in entomology must be approved by the department
|Principles of Entomology|
and Principles of Entomology Laboratory 1
|ENY 4161||Insect Classification 1||3|
|ALS, ENY, IPM, NEM, or PMA-prefixed courses 2||9|
Must be taken on campus.
Subject to the approval of the Department of Entomology and Nematology's undergraduate coordinator.