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Professions in Biology

Choosing a field of study is different than choosing a career. A degree in biology opens up many exciting possibilities. Here are just a few occupations suitable for a biology graduate with links to help you find out more about each profession, a globally useful reference for planning your career.

The links below are to non-DePaul sites:

Medical Fields
American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine

Veterinary School

Dental School

Genetic Counseling
American Board of Genetic Counseling

Biomedical Engineering

Marine and Conversation Biology

Medical Illustrator

Forensic Sciences


Teaching Biology
National Association of Biology Teachers

Allied Health Fields