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Becoming a Golden Hawk means more than just cheering on our (really good) varsity teams – it means being a student who cares about your community, who works hard in the classroom, and who takes advantage of all the learning opportunities that can happen outside the classroom, too.

Sample Career Options

Note: Additional training and education may be required.

  • biochemist/biotechnologist
  • brewmaster
  • crime scene analyst
  • crop/agricultural scientist
  • drug trial assistant/researcher
  • environmental consultant
  • epidemiology researcher
  • forensic lab analyst
  • hazardous waste expert
  • health policy consultant
  • immunologist
  • industrial hygienist
  • laboratory technician
  • materials production tester
  • natural resources manager
  • pharmacist
  • pharmacologist
  • physician
  • public health inspector
  • quality assurance manager
  • soil tester
  • teacher/professor
  • technical sales representative
  • technical/science writer
  • toxicologist
  • water quality analyst/technician

Sample Industries/Types of Employers

  • agricultural agencies
  • alternative health companies
  • biotechnology companies
  • environmental organizations
  • food/beverage manufacturers
  • government
  • health consulting firms
  • medical/health organizations
  • pharmaceutical industry
  • research institutions
  • science journals
  • testing laboratories

"I really enjoyed learning about how the body works in the Biochemistry / Biotechnology program. My favourite course was CH350, where you learn a lot there about the metabolic pathways of human life and eukaryotic life."

– Kevin Graham (BA '18)


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