BABA General Studies Specialization: Entomology and Nematology

The Entomology and Nematology (EY) area of specialization is offered through the Department of Entomology and Nematology in the College of Agricultural & Life Sciences. Entomology and Nematology are biological sciences dealing with insects, mites, ticks, spiders, and nematodes. For career information visit the UF Career Connections Center.


Students are required to have a minimum of four classes totaling 12 hours from any of the 3000-4000 level courses listed below and maintain a minimum 2.0 area of specialization GPA. Be sure to check course prerequisite requirements. Visit the Undergraduate Catalog Courses page to find more details for each course.

  • ENY 3005 Principles of Entomology
  • ENY 3005L Principles of Entomology Laboratory (1 credit) (ENY 3005 and 3005L are required for the minor)
  • ENY 3007C Life Science
  • ENY 3222C Biology and Identification of Urban Pests
  • ENY 3225C Principles of Urban Pest Management
  • ENY 4161 Insect Classification (required for the minor)
  • ENY 4660 Medical and Veterinary Entomology
  • ENY 4660L Medication and Veterinary Entomology Laboratory (1 credit)

Contact Information

You are always welcome to meet with an advisor in the Heavener School of Business, however, advising specifically related to Entomology and Nematology is available through the Entomology and Nematology Department in the College of Agricultural & Life Sciences. For registration, scheduling, and area-specific questions, please contact:

Dr. Rebecca Baldwin
Entomology & Nematology Building
970 Natural Area Drive

Minor Option

A minor is available in this area of specialization. To complete the minor students must earn 15 credit hours with a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA. You can find out more about the Entomology and Nematology minor in the Undergraduate Catalog.