Over half of the
"100 Best Jobs" are in health care, health care support or
science, according to U.S. News & World Report. So while a
career in health care is a no-brainer, a bigger challenge is
choosing the specific profession that's right for you. How and
where should you pursue the required education? What kind of career
opportunities will there be? These can be daunting questions for
If you're considering a career in health care,
your undergraduate degree in biomedical sciences can be a great
place to start. This degree puts you on the path toward a career in
health care. While you're completing your degree, you can continue
to explore your next health care move.
At National University, you will be at the same campus as
students who are earning their advanced degrees in several health
care fields. This type of environment will allow you to explore
your options much more in-depth.
You can choose from graduate programs in chiropractic
medicine (DC), naturopathic
medicine (ND) and oriental
medicine (MSOM) and acupuncture
(MSAc). With more Americans choosing complementary and
alternative medicine treatments (about 4 in 10, according to the
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services), it is an exciting
field to be in. An additional advantage is that Bachelor of
Biomedical Science students at NUHS can save up to a year off their
education by combining a BS with either a DC or an ND degree.
You also have the option of earning your doctor of chiropractic
(DC) degree from our Florida site. National University's program is
offered at the St. Petersburg College located near Tampa Bay, an
area experiencing some of the highest demand for health care
workers, according to
National University's BS degree is an excellent gateway to a
prospering career in healthcare. Contact Undergraduate Admissions
Counselor Deb Cascio at email@example.com or (630)
889-6577 to learn more.
A bachelor degree in Biomedical Science, such as the one offered
at National University of Health Sciences, provides many future
career options, including in the field of health care.
Here are some reasons why you might want to complete your degree
National University and explore how completing your bachelor's
degree in biomedical sciences on our campus can open more doors in
your future. Call the Office of Admissions at 1-800-826-6285 or
for more information.
1: 2014, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
2,3,4,5: 2015, The Economic Value of College Majors,
Are you still wondering if a bachelor in biomedical
science degree is the right degree for you? If you are seeking
strong earning potential, it sure is.
Georgetown University issued a report in 2015, which tracks
income data for college graduates from various majors. Some of the
report findings indicate that an undergraduate degree in a health
or science field, such as biomedical sciences, can lead to higher
paying careers, even without a graduate degree.
Here are some of the earnings data found for undergraduate
science and health majors:
Georgetown University also projects 5.6 million jobs in the
healthcare sector by 2020, 82% of which will require a
Come explore how easy it is to finish your bachelor's degree in
biomedical science at National University of Health Sciences. Plan
a visit to campus anytime from now through August 2016 and receive
a tuition incentive of $500 for your first trimester in the B.S.
program, through the NUHS Summer Soak Up
2015 The Economic Value of College Majors, Georgetown
With a bachelor's degree in biomedical science, you can start
any number of advanced degrees in health care, or find your future
in other high-demand industries. Here are just a few examples of
careers you may not have considered:
Biomedical engineers can work in manufacturing, computer systems
design, government agencies, physician's offices, hospitals,
pharmaceutical companies and more. They can engage in
fascinating work such as designing artificial organs and
prosthetics that help extend people's lives and assist those who
Biomedical engineers earn a mean
annual wage of $91,760 according to the US. Bureau of Labor
Statistics (BLS). You'll need a master's degree in biomedical
engineering and/or some on the job training in addition to your
biomedical science degree.
Biochemists and Biophysicists normally have a PhD in order to work
on independent research projects. Their median pay is $81,480 per
year according to the BLS. They typically work in government or
private sector research and development laboratories, studying the
chemical and physical principles of processes such as cell
development, growth, and heredity. An undergraduate degree in
biomedical sciences is a perfect entry to advanced degrees in these
Typically requiring a master's degree, this career uses math and
informational techniques to solve biological problems. It can
involve developing software and mathematical models for the health
industry or scientific research. According to the New York
Times, a health informatics analyst earns approximately
$70,0000 per year.
As you can see, a BS
in biomedical science is a very versatile degree. Whether your
interest is in business, research, education or health care, the
wide variety of
courses at National University allow you to tailor your
biomedical science program to fit your interests and goals.
A bachelor of biomedical
science degree can be the start of a satisfying career in a
wide variety of job sectors.
That's why a degree in biomedical sciences is so valuable: It is
versatile in today's ever changing job market, and can support your
qualifications for wherever your life's path take you.
Come explore how completing your bachelor's degree in
biomedical sciences at National University can open more doors in
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