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.
Summer is here and if you are thinking
about finishing your bachelor's degree it's a great time to visit
National University of Health Sciences. This summer we are offering
a visit incentive program called,"Summer
Soak Up." If you visit our campus between May and August
2015, you'll receive a $500 tuition credit for our undergraduate BS
program. That is double our normal tuition incentive.
You can attend a group event, or plan an individual tour
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So this summer, while you're soaking up the sunshine, don't
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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
If you are choosing
where and how to finish your bachelor's degree, be sure to weigh
all the pros and cons before choosing an online program. There are
many advantages to finishing your degree on a physical campus that
you may not have considered. This is especially true if you are
thinking about a degree in the sciences or are preparing for a
future health care career.
For example, here are some of the great advantages National
University's bachelor of
biomedical science program has over online programs:
In addition to the advantages of our traditional campus,
National University does have a selection of online courses that
you can choose from to augment your on-campus program. The online
options at National University give you more scheduling flexibility
when you need it, and are taught by the same caliber of faculty
you'll be learning from in your on-campus courses.
National University and see the advantages a real campus can
The world of scientific study can be dazzlingly beautiful. Check
out the winning photos from 40 years of Nikon's annual "Small World" contest winners on CNN. These
images are captured by a light microscope and called
"photomicrographs." The field of study that works to capture these
images is "micrography." The photos are not only a form of art, but
can capture and illuminate important scientific data about the
If you can't get enough of micrography, here is a link to a
listing of all the Nikon "Small World" galleries.
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