UGA Specific Information for Biological Science

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 2019 Career Outcomes for Biological Science*

** Includes Self-Employed

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The information below represents employers and position titles from the Class of 2019 Career Outcomes Survey. To view historical Career Outcomes for this major, click here and select "Historical Data" from the navigation menu.

Employer Position Title(s)
ADP Client Support Consultant
Atlanta Arthritis Center Medical Assistant
Boehringer Ingelheim FSD Representative, Technician III
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Not Specified
Classic City Clydesdales Farm Hand
Delta Air Lines Flight Attendant
Emory University School of Medicine Research Specialist
Pelican Hill Urgent Care Medical Receptionist
SmartCare Urgent Care Medical Assistant
University of Georgia Research Assistant - College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Winder Corners Animal Clinic Veterinary Assistant
* denotes no responses received.
*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/Professional Schools and Programs..." information listed above represent UGA Class of 2019 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.


Graduate School Program(s)
Abraham Baldwin College Nursing, ASN
Augusta University Dental Medicine, DMD; Medicine, MD; Nursing (Clinical Nurse Leader), MSN-CNL
Emory University Medicine, MD
Gwinnett Technical College Certified Medical Assistant, Certificate
Lincoln Memorial University Veterinary Medicine, DVM
Meharry Medical College Dental Medicine, DDS
Mercer University Medicine, MD; Preclinical Sciences, MSPCS
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) Osteopathic Medicine, DO
St. George's University Veterinary Medicine, DVM
Temple University Epidemiology, MPH
The Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) Osteopathic Medicine, DO
University of Georgia Poultry Science, MS; Veterinary Medicine, DVM
University of Michigan Dental Medicine, DDS
University of Pennsylvania Pre-Health Specialized Studies Program, PBACC
University of South Florida Medicine, MD
* denotes no responses received.