Top Ecology Masters degree Programs - 2020

Oklahoma grants the most Masters degrees in Ecology of all US states with 16 degrees being awarded last year. Students wanting to major in Ecology can expect about 40% percent of their fellow classmates to be men and 60% percent to be women. The majority students graduating in this field earn a Bachelors degree. The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Ecology is $42,090.

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Top Colleges for Ecology

If you’re interested in studying Ecology, then you should consider applying to the University of Georgia! This institution grants around 3 degrees at the Masters degree level in Ecology annually.

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Careers for Ecology Majors

Some top careers related to Ecology, include Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary and Molecular and Cellular Biologists, both of which are in high demand. Yet there are positions that pay more, such as Natural Sciences Managers. the most available position for Ecology majors is Natural Sciences Managers.

Top Paying Careers for Ecology

  1. Natural Sciences Managers   (Median Wage: $129,100)
  2. Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $83,300)
  3. Molecular and Cellular Biologists   (Median Wage: $82,220)
  4. Life Scientists, All Other   (Median Wage: $75,910)
  5. Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists   (Median Wage: $63,270)
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