Biology careers and graduate study students in the fi

Your biology major prepares you for a wide variety of careers and graduate study. For those interested in health professions, the Berry Career Institute supports a wide range of opportunities, including the following:

  • Professional workshops and seminars
  • Assistance with admission test preparation, including the MCAT, GRE, PCAT, and DAT
  • Navigating the graduate admission processes
  • Access to a Health Professions Committee that serves in an advisory capacity

Biology alumni careers

Where have our recent biology alumni established careers?

  • Shorebird beach warden, National Audubon Society, Charleston, South Carolina (Class of 2015)
  • Medical scribe, ScribeAmerica, Hoboken, New Jersey (Class of 2015)
  • Lab technician, Heska Corporation, Pleasant Hill, Iowa (Class of 2014)
  • Advanced naturalist, K-12 Youth & Family Programs, Audubon Center of the North Woods, Sandstone, Minnesota (Class of 2014)
  • Assistant education specialist and teacher-naturalist, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, Hyrum, Utah (Class of 2014)
  • Laboratory senior technician, Roquette America Inc.,Mount Pleasant, Iowa (Class of 2013)
  • Physician assistant, Allina Health MD CARE, Minnetonka, Minnesota (Class of 2011)

Graduate schools attended

  • Ph.D., pharmacy, the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis (Class of 2013)
  • M.S., biology, the University of Western Illinois, Macomb, Illinois (Class of 2013)
  • M.A., biology, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio (Class of 2013)
  • M.S., biology, the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis (Class of 2012)
  • Ph.D., genealogical studies, the University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa (Class 0f 2011)
  • M.S., biomedical science, Midwestern University, Downers Grove, Illinois (Class of 2011)
  • M.S., physician assistant studies, the University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa (Class of 2011)