UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES

Professional School

The biomedical science major serves as an excellent background for many of the health related professional degrees, including the following:


 

Graduate School

Many students use the biomedical sciences major to advance to graduate programs in areas, including the following:

  • Biology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Community Medicine
  • Counseling
  • Environmental Management
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Forensic Science
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Health Behavior
  • Health Care Administration
  • Nutrition
  • Neuroscience
  • Perfusion Science
  • Public Health
  • Education
  • Zoology

 

Areas in Pharmaceutical Industry and Biotechnology Where our Graduates are employed:

Some Job Titles of Positions our Graduates have taken:

  • Air-pollution analyst
  • Analytic chemist
  • Anatomist
  • Animal ecologist
  • Animal scientist
  • Anatomical pathology tech
  • Aerosol development manager
  • Assayer
  • Associate chemist
  • Audiologist
  • Biochemist
  • Biological photographer
  • Biologist
  • Biomedical engineer
  • Biomedical sales specialist
  • Biophysicist
  • Botanist
  • Case manager
  • Chemical analyst
  • Chemical information specialist
  • Chemical safety officer
  • Chemical technologist
  • Chemist
  • Chiropractor
  • Clinic manager
  • Clinical
  • Biochemist
  • Clinical embryologist
  • Clinical cytogeneticist
  • Clinical immunologist
  • Clinical microbiologist
  • Clinical scientist in histocompatibility and immunogenetics
  • Clinical tech
  • Consumer protection specialist
  • Curator
  • Curator/medical museum
  • Curator/ zoological museum
  • Cytologist
  • Cytoscreener
  • Cytotechnologist
  • Dentist
  • Dietitian
  • Dietitian/researcher
  • Editor (scientific and technical publications)
  • Entomologist
  • Environmental analyst
  • Environmental scientist
  • Exercise therapist
  • Food and drug analyst
  • Food-and-drugs inspector
  • Forensic scientist
  • Forensic lab analyst
  • Forensic pathologist
  • Geneticist
  • Geriatric rehabilitator
  • Health administrator
  • Health care lobbyist
  • Health policy researcher
  • Hematologist
  • Histopathologist
  • Hospital administrator
  • Hydrologist
  • Industrial hygienist
  • Information analyst
  • Information scientist
  • Insurance case reviewer
  • Insurance claims adjustor
  • Laboratory assistant
  • Laboratory analyst
  • Lab coordinator
  • Laboratory tech
  • Lawyer
  • Long term care administrator
  • Marine biologist
  • Medical illustrator
  • Medical librarian
  • Medical technologist
  • Medical Device Analyst
  • Medical Device Sales Specialist
  • Methods development chemist
  • Microbiologist
  • Medical illustrator
  • Medical lab scientific officer
  • Medical librarian
  • Medical Specialist
  • Medical technologist
  • Medical lab assistant
  • Medical legal assistant
  • Microbiologist
  • Molecular geneticist
  • Museum tech
  • Mycologist
  • Nematologist
  • Nuclear medical technologist
  • Occupational health and safety inspector
  • Occupational hygienist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Oceanographer
  • Optometrist
  • Organic mass spectrometrist
  • Orthopaedists
  • Orthotists
  • Osteopath
  • Paint formulation chemist
  • Paper product developer
  • Parasitologist
  • Pathologist
  • Pathologist Assistant
  • Pedorthists
  • Perfusion Scientist
  • Pharmaceutical detailer
  • Pharmaceutical salesperson
  • Pharmacologist
  • Phlebotomist
  • Physical therapist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Physiatrists
  • Plant pathologist
  • Plant physiologist
  • Podiatrist
  • Pollution controller
  • Process development chemist
  • Production chemist
  • Product tester
  • Prosthetists
  • Pulp and paper chemist
  • Psychologist
  • Public health educator
  • Quality assurance chemist
  • Quality assurance
  • Quality control chemist
  • Research assistant
  • Safety inspector
  • Safety manager
  • Sales rep. (chemicals and drugs)
  • Sanitarian
  • Scientist in hemostasis and thrombosis
  • Social service counseling
  • Social worker
  • Soil scientist
  • Soil tester
  • Surgeons
  • Teacher/college
  • Teacher/high school
  • Technical writer
  • Technical sales representative
  • Textile chemist
  • Tissue and transplant coordinator
  • Veterinarian/Lab animal care
  • Water quality analyst/technician
  • Writer/scientific, technical
  • Zoologist

BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES

Schroeder Complex

Contact Biomedical Sciences

Department of Biomedical Sciences
College of Health Sciences
Schroeder Complex, 426
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881

Phone: (414) 288-7251
Fax: (414) 288-6564