B.Sc. On Campus


Rutgers University

48 months
33388 USD/year
33388 USD/year
14090 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Entomology program of Rutgers University is designed for students who want to learn more about insects and their relationship with humans and the environment.


About the Program

The Entomology program of Rutgers University will provide students with a strong scientific background as well as a greater understanding of the importance of insects as beneficial organisms as well as their detrimental impacts to humans as pests. Students in the entomology program will also learn practical skills like pest management, experimental design, and applications of molecular biology.

Program Learning Goals

Graduates of the major will have demonstrated:

  • Broad knowledge of the systematics, anatomy, physiology, ecology, and biochemistry of insects
  • Ability to explain and assess the detrimental and beneficial impacts that insects have on plants, animals, and humanity
  • Ability to design, implement, and analyze experiments or pest management programs and interpret data
  • Communication of entomological information to the scientific community and to the general public
  • Ethical principles required in professional fields

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • World of Insects 
  • Entomology for Anglers
  • Apiculture
  • Agricultural Entomology and Pest Management
  • Toxicology of Insecticides 
  • Applied Acarology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • A $70 non-refundable application fee is required
  • Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR)
  • Due to the uncertainty of future test dates and availability of standardized tests, Rutgers will make submission of SAT and ACT test scores optional
  • English Proficiency Examination Requirements
  • Letters of recommendation are not used for admissions consideration

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    33388 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16694 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    33388 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16694 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    14090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7045 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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