UGA Specific Information for Biological Sciences

This major provides a very flexible program of study that prepares you for graduate and professional study and for careers in business, industry or government. A biological science major is a perfect fit if you are interested in biology, biochemistry, chemistry, molecular biology, genetics, microbiology, cellular biology, and/or ecology. If you are interested in entering medical or veterinary school, this major may be of interest to you.

Employers Hiring UGA Biological Sciences for the Class of 2016*

4ur Ranch Inc | Aliera Healthcare, Inc. | athenahealth, Inc. | Banfield Pet Hospital | Barrow Veterinary Hospital | Britt’s Home and Personal Services | Champions Retreat Golf Club | Cleland Site Prep, Inc. | Cotton Grove Estates Personal Care Home, Inc. | Family Eye Care Center of Atlanta | Georgia Retina, PC | Merial, a Sanofi Company | MiMedx Group, Inc. | Pharr Road Animal Hospital | Physician’s Express Care | Piedmont Healthcare | Premier Surfaces | Prestige Worldwide | Rockdale Medical Center | Rodan & Fields, LLC. | Schultz Elizabeth L DO | The Cat and Dog Clinic | The Nature Conservancy | The University of Georgia | Thomaston-Upson County School District | Triage Consulting Group | Windsor Eye Care & Vision Center

Job Titles of UGA Biological Sciences Majors for the Class of 2016*

Account Manager | Assistant | Caregiver | College Adviser | Consultant | Consulting Associate | Founder | Georgia Conservation Assistant | Inside Sales Specialist | Laboratory Assistant | Master Technologist | Medical Assistant | Ophthalmic Technician | Patient Care Specialist | Patient Care Technician | Patient Retention and Acquisition Coordinator | Program Specialist | Project Manager | Purchasing Coordinator | Ranch Manager | Small Animals Veterinary Assistant | Staff | Staff Manager | Teacher | Teaching Hospital Anesthesia Veterinary Assistant | Vet Assistant | Veterinary Assistant

Graduate/Professional Schools Attended by UGA Biological Sciences Majors for the Class of 2016*

Auburn University | Augusta University | Clemson University | Emory University | Georgia Gwinnett College | Georgia State University | Georgia State University-Perimeter College | Kennesaw State University | Meharry Medical College | Mentee Career and Training | Mercer University | Mississippi State University | Ross University | South Georgia State College | Southern Regional Technical College | The University of California, San Francisco | The University of Georgia | The University of Kentucky | The University of Louisville | The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill | The University of Tennessee | Tulane University

UGA Biological Sciences Career Outcomes for the Class of 2016*

** Includes Self-Employed

*Source: Areas above marked with an Asterisk (*) have been created utilizing data taken from the UGA Career Outcomes Survey. The "Employers Hiring ..., Job Titles of ..., Career Outcomes for ..., and Graduate Schools Attended By ..." information listed above represent UGA Class of 2016 Graduates. The lists are not exhaustive and therefore do not represent all potential career options. Click here for more detailed Career Outcomes information regarding this major.

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