A Houghton degree in biology opens doors to a variety of careers. A recent survey of biology graduates reported 100 percent being employed in their field and/or in graduate school within a year of graduation.

What they’re doing

  • Cardiopulmonary technician
  • College science professor
  • Dentist
  • Director of clinical ethics
  • Environmental engineer
  • Forester
  • High school teacher
  • Medical missionary
  • Optometrist
  • Physician assistant
  • Physician
  • Physical therapist
  • Research assistant
  • Soil and water district engineer
  • Veterinarian

Grad School Acceptances

  • Arcadia University
  • Boston University
  • Cornell University
  • Dalhousie University
  • Drexel University
  • Framingham State College
  • Hahnemann Medical School
  • Hershey Medical College
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Miami University (Ohio)
  • Michigan State
  • New York Chiropractic College
  • Old Dominion University
  • Penn State
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Roswell Park Institute
  • SUNY Binghamton
  • SUNY Brockport
  • SUNY Buffalo
  • Syracuse University School of Environmental Science and Forestry
  • Temple University
  • Tufts University
  • University of Buffalo
  • University of Bridgeport
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry (New Jersey)
  • University of Ottawa
  • University of Rochester
  • University of Tennessee
  • University of Vermont
  • University of West Virginia
  • Utah State University
  • Yale University

100 percent of biology majors responding to a recent survey reported being employed or in graduate school.