Biomedical Sciences Major

Biomedical Sciences is a major program that prepares people to work mostly in the healthcare environment diagnosing illnesses and diseases and evaluating the effectiveness of treatment.

A major program in biomedical sciences will include instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

Learn More

Search for colleges that offer a degree in Biomedical Sciences (use the College Search feature and enter " Biomedical Sciences " in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

What can you do with a major/degree in Biomedical Sciences Studies?

Work as a biomedical scientist means you will likely provide other healthcare professionals with important diagnostic information allowing them to make informed clinical decisions.  Biomedical scientists work mostly healthcare laboratories.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Biomedical Sciences Studies:

Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

Publications/Magazines in Biomedical Sciences: