Master of Science in Entomology & Nematology / Medical Entomology
University of Florida

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Entomology & Nematology with a focus on Medical Entomology is designed to provide an introduction to medically important arthropods and other insects.  Students will learn about their identification and in-depth information on management of arthropods and disease agents they vector.  Courses may include:

  • Insect Classification
  • Insect Toxicology
  • Principles of Pesticides
  • Ecology of Vector-Borne Diseases
  • Statistics


  • Bachelor's degree in a scientific discipline or completion of necessary science and math prerequisites
  • B average or better for the last two years of the baccalaureate program
  • Official transcripts from all colleges previously attended
  • GRE test scores

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges