Biomedical Sciences Program
Major in biomedical sciences at UMW, and explore core concepts in biology including organism function, cell biology, genetics and physiology. Gain the research experience needed to contribute to advances in human or animal healthcare. Prepare yourself for medical, dental or veterinary school; for careers in physical therapy or pharmacy; for discipline-specific graduate study in the health sciences; or for a meaningful career you can begin right away.
Please consult the UMW Undergraduate Catalog for specific and up-to-date major requirements.
Undergraduate outcome data is collected by the UMW Career Center each year. The data is then broken down by major in order to determine how many graduates in each major are employed, attending graduate school, or pursuing a different path within 6 months of graduation.
“Knowledge Rate” describes the percent of graduates for which the institution has reasonable and verifiable information concerning the graduates’ post-graduation career activities.
“Career Outcomes Rate” describes the number of graduates who have landed in any of the employment categories (full-time, part-time, internship) in addition to service, military, and continuing education divided by the total number of students for whom an outcome is known.
Biomedical Sciences Alumni (2021-2022)
Total Graduates: 123
Knowledge Rate: 45%
Career Outcome Rate: 95%
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Where do our alumni land?
- George Washington University
- University of Virginia
- Harvard University
- Duke University
Alumni Success Stories
UMW alumni are excited to help current students and other alumni succeed in their fields. Below are stories from alumni about their experiences at UMW and after.
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