Why become a Zoology major at UNH?

  • UNH's location and facilities provide unique opportunities for the study of aquatic and terrestrial animals due to its access to the seacoast, the Shoals Marine Laboratory, the lakes region of NH, and the White Mountains National Forest.
  • Zoology faculty strongly believe in a hands-on approach to teaching and active involvement of undergraduates in research.
  • Wide range of faculty expertise, including freshwater, estuarine and marine biology, aquaculture, physiology, neurobiology and behavior.
  • A Zoology degree provides the background for a variety of professional positions in the public and private sectors, plus provides an excellent foundation for students seeking to apply for graduate, medical or veterinary school.