Alumni & Careers

What can you do with a Biology degree?

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 Our graduates go on to:

  • Graduate research programs for careers in industry, government or university settings
  • Graduate health sciences, including Physician Assistant, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Medical School, Optometry, Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy
  • Wildlife management and natural resource management
  • Education
  • Public health
  • Biomedical research

Our graduates go on to programs like these:

  • Case Western Reserve - Masters in Medical Physiology
  • Emory & Henry - PA, PT, OT
  • ETSU - MD, pharmacy
  • Howard University - dentistry
  • Lincoln Memorial University - vet, Masters in Anatomical Science, Masters in Veterinary Science
  • Mary Baldwin College - OT
  • Mercer University - Masters in Biomedical Science
  • UMO- St. Louis - optometry
  • University of Arkansas - PA
  • University of Leicester, UK - Masters in Cancer Biology
  • University of Tennessee - vet
  • University of Pikeville - optometry
  • Virginia Commonwealth University - DO
  • Virginia Tech - Masters in Counseling, vet school
  • Wake Forest University
  • West Virginia University - environmental microbiology
  • Students who go directly into the workforce work for employers like these:
  • Ballad Health
  • Dupont - research scientist
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • Quest Laboratories
  • Southern Hills Animal Hospital
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital
  • The American Chestnut Foundation
  • various public and private schools