Careers

Careers in Biology

Students who study biology are prepared to enter a variety of different career fields. Many students go on to graduate studies, including medical school, veterinary school and physical therapy programs. Some careers of interest for biology majors include:

  • Animal behavior (ethology)
  • Anthropology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany
  • Developmental biology
  • Endocrinology
  • Food science
  • Forensic science
  • Immunology
  • Healthcare
  • Marine biology
  • Microbiology
  • Medicine
  • Medical writing
  • Neuroscience
  • Oceanography
  • Ornithology
  • Paleontology
  • Parasitology
  • Pharmaceutical sales
  • Physiology
  • Physical therapy
  • Public health
  • Veterinary medicine
  • Zoology