Biology is a broad field of study concerned with the natural sciences, including the life, classification, function, and evolution of living organisms. Within the actual field, there are several different degrees you can obtain, and a diverse range of jobs you can land with any one of them. In this guide, we’ll cover several careers in biology that someone with a degree in a related science can consider, and how they differ according to the distinct field of biology to which they belong.
If you don’t have a degree in biology yet, and are just contemplating your career options before you pursue one, this is also a great way to see where specific types of biology degrees can land you. For some entry-level study material to gauge your interest or supplement your studies, check out this introduction to basic biology course.