Biological Sciences - Career Center - CSU, Chico

Biological Sciences

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Biological Sciences degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:
Agriculture Scientist
Biological Researcher
Biologist
Biology Photographer
Biostatistician
Biochemist
Biomedical Engineer
Biophysicist
Botanist
College Professor
Consumer Product Researcher
Criminalist/Forensics
Ecologist
Entomologist
Environmental Educator
Fisheries Biologist
Forester
Health Information Specialist
Health Physicist
Horticulturist
Industrial Hygienist
Lab Technologist
Management Trainee
Marine Biologist
Medical Administrator
Medical Scientist
Medical Technologist
Microbiologist
Museum Curator
Nuclear Medicine Technician
Optometrist
Parasitologists
Park Naturalist
Pharmaceutical Sales
Pharmacist
Physician
Physician Assistant
Plant Breeder
Plant Pathologist
Public Health Officer
Research Technician
Science Technician
Scientific Illustrator
Secondary Science Teacher
Technical Writer
Toxicologist
Veterinarian
Wildlife Manager
Zoo Keeper
Zoologist

Important:

  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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