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Mount Mary biology majors can prepare for careers in:
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, a bachelor’s degree is adequate for jobs as a research technician in the biological or related sciences. A Ph.D. degree is usually required for independent research positions.
The number of science-related jobs in sales, marketing and research management for which non-Ph.D.'s usually qualify is expected to exceed the number of independent research positions available. Non-Ph.D.'s also may fill positions as science or engineering technicians, medical health technicians or high school teachers.
Biology students are not required to participate in an internship program in order to graduate; however, students pursuing advanced degrees have found internships rewarding and beneficial. Mount Mary students have worked at:
Contact Advising and Career Development for more information about internships.