Career OpportunitiesWe prepare students for graduate or professional school, and career paths in biotechnology, biomedical research, and related areas. These are fields that are experiencing tremendous growth in employment opportunities both in academia and in the private sector.The Department of Biological Sciences provides a specialized curriculum for students interested in one of the following:
While no specific major is required by any of these schools, this curriculum provides students with a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Biological Sciences, prepares them for their professional school experience, and fulfills course requirements for entry into most schools. Applicants to these schools are required to take one of the following admission tests: Dental Admission Test (DAT), Medical College Admission Test (MCAT), Optometry Admission Test (OAT), and either the Veterinary Admission Test (VAT) or Graduate Record Exam (GRE) for veterinary school.
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This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
Applicants to these schools are required to take one of the following admission tests: Dental Admission Test (DAT), Medical College Admission Test (MCAT), Optometry Admission Test (OAT), and, Graduate Record Exam (GRE) for veterinary school, Physical Therapy, and Physician Assistant Programs.
Ohio University students are assigned an academic advisor in their college department who specializes in advising students in specific areas of interest. A student should contact the schools of choice and consult both academic advisor and the department pre-professional advisor for specific course and exam requirements
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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