Biomedical Science

The biomedical science degree program instructs students on the integrative scientific study of biological issues related to health and medicine. Students who graduate from the biomedical science degree program may follow a career path in areas such as healthcare administration, forensic science, genetic counseling, biomedical engineering, hematology, molecular geneticist, and more. Courses include basic medical sciences on the research level, biological science research in biomedical faculties, and general studies related to biomedical disciplines. Get more details below including other Alabama colleges that offer biomedical science degrees.

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Biomedical Science program at AU, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:


Description: research or study basic principles of plant and animal life, such as origin, relationship, development, anatomy, and functions.

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

Description: conduct research dealing with the understanding of human diseases and the improvement of human health. Engage in clinical investigation, research, and development, or other related activities. Includes physicians, dentists, public health specialists, pharmacologists, and medical pathologists who primarily conduct research.

Career Outlook & Projects

According to the BLS, medical scientists, except epidemiologists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 36.4% from 2010 to 2020

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

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