Biomedical Sciences - PhD, MS

College of Veterinary Medicine

About This Degree

Students will primarily engage in exciting research of a biomedical nature, which deals with the understanding of human diseases and the improvement of human and animal health.

Graduates in Biomedical Sciences have a wide variety of employment options in industry and academia. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of medical scientists is projected to grow 17 percent from 2021 to 2031, much faster than the average for all occupations in the U.S.

What You Will Learn

Guided by mentors, students in the program work on research projects that include clinical investigation, basic research and development, and other related activities to prepare them for a career as Medical Scientists.


At a Glance

College: College of Veterinary Medicine

Department: Veterinary Clinical and Life Sciences

USU Locations:

  • Logan campus

Faculty: View profiles of faculty members on the department directory.

Learn More: Program website

Program Requirements

Career And Outcomes

Career Opportunities

  • Biomedical Scientist
  • Biomedical Laboratory Technician
  • Senior Clinical Research Associate
  • Senior Medical Writer
  • Biophysicist
  • Epidemiologist
  • High School Teach or College Professor
  • Postdoctoral Associate
  • Health Scientist

Job Outlook


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