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.


Class of 2017*

** Includes Self-Employed

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Graduate/Professional Schools Attended by UGA Biological Sciences Majors for the Class of 2017*

Augusta University | Baltimore | Clayton State University | East Georgia State College | Georgetown University | Georgia Highlands College | Georgia State University | Iowa State University | Lincoln Memorial University | Mercer University | Morehouse School of Medicine | North Carolina State University | The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine | The University of Georgia | The University of Louisville | The University of Maryland | The University of Minnesota | The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

POSITION TITLES AND EMPLOYERS WHO HIRED THIS MAJOR (CLASS OF 2017)*

*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 2017 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.