Biomedical Science Program, Maryville University

BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE

BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE

BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE

The Future of
Health Care.
The Future of Healthcare.

The St. Louis region has earned a reputation as a world-class medical and biotechnology center, with expanding opportunities for biomedical science careers.

At Maryville University, a major in biology with a concentration in biomedical science is a truly interdisciplinary course of study that combines the fields of biology and medicine. In addition to core biology courses, you can study human anatomy, immunology, and molecular genetics – all designed to prepare you for a career in healthcare, the natural sciences, or an advanced degree. Working with our expert faculty, you can find the biomedical science job that’s right for you, and make a difference in the world.

BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE PROGRAM

WHY MARYVILLE

PROJECT-BASED LEARNING

Maryville University biology students at Galapagos Islands during study abroad trip

Maryville offers study abroad programs led by faculty experts. Students traveled to the Galapagos Islands to study its unique environment and engage in scientific research and environmental education opportunities.

PROFESSIONAL PARTNERSHIPS

students in a biomedical science lab

St. Louis is a world-class hub for sciences research and development. With more than hundreds of industry-related businesses in the region, Maryville students gain internship and research opportunities with companies such as:

• Danforth Plant Science Center
Missouri Botanical Garden
• GlaxoSmithKline
• Mallinckrodt
• Monsanto
• Pfizer


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THE BIG PICTURE

The U.S. Department of Labor Statistics identifies no fewer than 12 different areas in which biologists make significant contributions, and the list keeps growing. Occupations such as environmental scientists, medical technicians, and medical research scientists are seeing a growth in demand faster than the average career.

SALARY

TOP 10%

$160,520

MEDIAN

$82,090


JOB GROWTH

13%

ESTIMATED

through 2026

16,100 NEW JOBS THROUGH 2026


LARGEST EMPLOYERS

in this field:

35
%
RESEARCH
27
%
UNIVERSITIES
16
%
HOSPITALS

*Data on this page provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

*Data on this page provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Help harness the healing power of science with a degree in biology with a concentration in biomedical science.
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