Why Choose the
Department of Zoology and Physiology
to pursue an undergraduate degree?
We care about teaching. The instructors in our department often receive teaching awards from the university.
At our department you will find a group of scientists committed to give you the best
possible education in the biological sciences.
We excel at research. At our department you will be instructed by scientists that are not only dedicated
teachers, but who are also accomplished researchers. This means that the information
that you receive will be at the cutting edge of science. In addition, you will have
the opportunity to participate in research. Undergraduate students are frequently
active participants in our department's faculty research.
The University of Wyoming combines major-university benefits and small-school advantages.
We offer the highest quality of education, while the tuition is among the lowest in the nation.
We offer four undergraduate degrees that span most areas in the biological sciences. Whether you are interested in becoming
a wildlife biologist or a physician, we offer a program that will suit your needs.
Click on the respective link to read detailed descriptions of the four undergraduate
majors that we offer.
The students in our department are admitted to some of the best medical programs in the country, to the best graduate schools, and often get jobs at the Fish and Wildlife Agencies of the region.