Careers, Internships & Opportunities

Careers

Students graduate as well-trained biologists who may find work in fields of academia, biotechnology, government, health professions, or pharmaceuticals.

Job Fairs

Each fall and spring semester, the College of Science and Technology holds job fairs open to undergraduate and master’s level science and technology students as well as alumni of the college. The spring 2017 job fair drew more than 60 employers, including Apex Life Science, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Innovation and Technology, Elsevier, Lockheed Martin, and the Wistar Institute.

Learn more about attending College of Science and Technology job fairs.

Career Services

As a Temple student, you can visit the Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence.

You’ll also have access to

Outcomes

Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Biology MS may include the following examples.

Career

Median Salary*

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary

$78,240.00

Biological Technicians

$43,800.00

Biologists

$74,960.00

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

$92,360.00

Food Science Technicians

$39,910.00

Geneticists

$76,690.00

Medical Scientists

$82,090.00

Zoologists & Wildlife Biologists

$62,290.00

* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).