Susan E. Lewis Professor of Biology
Christopher J. May Associate Professor of Psychology
Matthew Scheel Associate Professor of Psychology

The interdisciplinary major in Animal Behavior supports the mission of Carroll University and the Division of Natural Health Sciences. The program is designed to give students a thorough knowledge of Animal Behavior within the domains of comparative  psychology,  behavioral  ecology,  and  behavioral  neuroscience.  It will also enrich students' ability to apply scientific methods to understand the behavior of animals. The major will provide a foundation for those who wish to pursue graduate studies or professional careers in animal behavior or a related field, including  veterinary medicine.

Learning Outcomes for Animal Behavior


As students  progress  through  the animal behavior  major, they will strengthen  their abilities to:

1. Define and describe animal behavior-related terminology and concepts.
2. Understand  experimental design.
3. Execute empirical procedures.
4. Demonstrate multiple effective communication  skills.
5. Work effectively in a team environment.
6. Use technology for academic or professional activities.

 
 
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