After earning a biology degree with an emphasis on botany, you will be prepared for a variety of fields. You will have the freedom to make a decision based on your personal interests.
If you want to spend time outdoors, then you may want to consider positions as an

  • ecologist
  • taxonomist
  • conservationist
  • forester
  • plant explorer

Botanical training leads to many career options directed toward meeting human needs including

  • agronomy
  • food science technology
  • economic botany
  • forestry
  • horticulture
  • plant pathology

You may find the Botanical Society of America helpful as you explore your options.