Available as a major (B.S. degree) and minor“A student walks through my office door holding a snake. What’s so big about that? His curiosity about the outdoors is growing. He is actually seeing the natural beauty of the world God created.” Dr. Leo Finkenbinder, professor
Looking for a degree in zoology from a Christian university? Olivet is one of only a few that offers unique courses and training to prepare you for your career. At Olivet, you can:
CareersIf you want to study the incredible diversity of animals — both in the laboratory and in natural habitats, their classifications, life cycles and behaviors — then zoology is for you. Possible careers include: zookeeper, wildlife educator, researcher, wildlife rehabilitator, field trip guide in a park and more!Zoology is part of the Department of Biological Sciences within the College of Arts and Sciences.
Olivet is one of only a handful of Christian colleges offering a degree in zoology.