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Biology Major

Career Paths


Many biology students continue their studies in professional school, while others dive straight into the workforce after graduation. No matter which path you choose, a biology degree from Bowie State will prepare you for a host of in-demand careers including, but not limited to:

  • Biochemist
  • Botanist
  • Coroner
  • Dentist
  • Dietician
  • Forensic scientist
  • Genetic counselor
  • Health educator
  • Horticulturist
  • Marine biologist
  • Microbiologist
  • Nutritionist
  • Pathologist
  • Pharmacist
  • Physical Therapist
  • Physician
  • Physician’s assistant
  • Research technician
  • Veterinarian