550 JOBS YOU CAN DO WITH A

BACHELOR DEGREE IN BIOLOGY FROM CAL POLY


GENERAL BIOLOGY

Air Pollution Control Inspector
Air Pollution Ecologist
Air Pollution Inspector
Airborne Pollutants Identifier
Alpine Biologist
Applied Ecologist
Aquatic Biologist
Arctic Biologist
Arid Lands Biologist
Archeological Biologist
Artificial Intelligence Biologist
Bibliographer Preparer
Bioengineer
Biological Anthropologist
Biological Assessment Ecologist
Biological Control Specialist
Biological Oceanographer
Biological Illustrator
Biological Instrument Designer
Biological Resources Manager
Biological Supply Manufacturer, Distributor
Biological Writer, Editor
Biosafety Officer
Biosynthetic Development
Book Editor
Book Sales
Book Writer
Cattle Feedlot Manager
Cell Biologist
Coastal Zone Manager
Computer Biologist
Computer Geneticist
Computer Graphics Biologist
Conservation Ecologist
Conservation Educator
Conservation Program Officer
Consultant
Desert Biologist
Developmental Biologist
Drug Center Director
Drug Manufacture Technician
Drug Metabolism Biologist
Ecosystem Modeler

Ecologist
Ecosystem Analyst
Editor, Scientific Books
Educational Coordinator
Educator
Drug Abuse Research Scientist
Electrophoresis Technician
Endangered Species Researcher
Environmental Health Officer
Environmental Impact Report Writer
Environmental Lobbyist
Environmental Planner
Environmental Protection Agency Officer
Environmental Radioactivity Monitor
Environmental Resources Manager
Environmental Scientist
Enzymologist
Estuarine Biologist
Evolutionary Biologist
Evolutionary Ecologist
Exobiologist
Field Ecologist
Field Environmentalist
Field Technician
Field Station Director
Food Scientist
Food Technician
Food Technologist
Forensic Biologist
Geneticist
Land Reclamation Biologist
Life Science Technologist
Limnologist
Marketing, Medical Products
Marketing, Pharmaceuticals
Marketing, Scientific Instruments
Medical Biologist
Molecular Biologist
Museum Biologist
National Park Ranger
Naturalist
Nature Center Director

Nature Conservancy Ecologist

 

Nature Educator
Nature Interpreter
Nature Museum Director
Nature Photographer
Nucleic Acid Purification
Technologist
Oceanographic Biologist
Oceanographic Ecologist
Oceanographic Vessel Officer
Outdoor Education Specialist
Paleontologist
Park Naturalist
Park Ranger
Parks & Recreational Specialist
Park Warden
Peace Corps Biologist
Peace Corps Science Teacher
Pharmaceutical Salesperson
Photographer
Pollution Control Technician

Population Biologist
Radiation Safety Officer
Reproductive Biologist
Resources Biologist
Resource Policy Analyst
Sales, Fragrance Industry
Sales, Instrument & Supplies
Sales, Pharmaceuticals
Sales, Science Textbooks
Science Editor
Science Lab Designer
Science Librarian
Science Reporter
Science Teacher
Science Writer
Special Agent, Wildlife Service
Substance Abuse Lab Technician
Systems Ecologist
Taxonomist
Technical Writer
Tour Naturalist

BOTANY

Agricultural Geneticist
Agricultural Inspector
Agricultural Scientist
Agroecologist
Arboretum Director
Applied Ecologist
Aquatic Botanist
Aquatic Ecologist
Arborist
Bibliographer Preparer
Biological Illustrator
Biological Instrument Designer
Biological Resources Manager
Biological Supply Manufacturer,

Distributor

Biological Writer, Editor
Botanical Garden
Director
Book Editor
Book Sales
Book Writer
Christmas Tree Grower
Citrus Scientist
Coastal Zone Manager
Computer Botanist
Computer Geneticist
Computer Graphics Biologist

Conservation Ecologist
Conservation Educator
Conservation Program Officer
Consultant
Customs Agent - Endangered Species
Customs Agent - Pests
Desert Biologist
Developmental Biologist
Ecosystem Modeler
Ecologist
Ecosystem Analyst
Editor, Scientific Books
Educational Coordinator
Educator
Electrophoresis Technician
Endangered Species Researcher
Environmental Health Officer
Environmental Impact Report Writer
Environmental Lobbyist
Environmental Planner
Environmental Protection Agency Officer
Environmental Radioactivity Monitor
Environmental Resources Manager

 

 

Environmental Scientist
Enzymologist
Estate Gardener
Estuarine Biologist
Evolutionary Biologist
Evolutionary Ecologist
Fertilizer Specialist
Field Ecologist
Field Environmentalist
Field Technician
Field Station Director
Flower Grower
Forester
Forest Ecologist
Forest Engineer
Forest Geneticist
Forest Manager
Forest Plantation Manager
Forest Protection Expert
Forest Soils Analyst
Forestry Information Specialist
Functional Ecologist
Greenhouse Manager
Grounds Keeper
Herbarium .Manager
Horticulturist
Irrigation Biologist
Irrigation Manager
Land Reclamation Biologist
Landscape Ecologist
Land Use Consultant
Marketing, Scientific Instruments
Mycologist
Mycorrhizal Biologist
National Park Ranger
Naturalist
Nature Center Director
Nature Conservancy Ecologist
Nature Educator
Nature Interpreter
Nature Museum Director
Nature Photographer
Orchard Manager
Organic Farmer
Outdoor Education Specialist
Paleobotanist
Paleontologist
Park Naturalist
Park Ranger

Parks & Recreational Specialist
Park Warden
Peace Corps Botanist
Peace Corps Science Teacher
Photobiologist
Photographer
Photosynthesis Biologist
Phycologist
Photographer
Plant Bacterial Disease Specialist
Plant Breeder
Plant Disease Physiologist
Plant Ecologist
Plant Geneticist
Plant Molecular Biologist
Plant Morphologist
Plant Nutritionist
Plant Quarantine Inspector
Plant Sitting & Care
Plant Virologist
Pollination Biologist
Pollution Control Technician
Population Biologist
Radiation Safety Officer
Range Conservationist
Range Ecologist
Range Manager
Reforestation ecologist
Resources Biologist
Resource Policy Analyst
Sales, Instrument & Supplies
Sales, Science Textbooks
Special Agent, Wildlife Service
Science Editor
Science Lab Designer
Science Librarian
Science Reporter
Science Teacher
Science Writer
Scientific Instrument Sales
Seed Analyst
Seed Producer
Seed Researcher
Seed Technologist
Silviculturist (forester)
Soil Biologist
Soil Conservationist
Taxonomist
Technical Writer

 

Tour Naturalist
Tree Improvement Analyst
Tropical Rainforest Ecologist
Urban Arborist
Urban Forester
Weed Control Specialist
Weed Scientist

Wetlands Ecologist
Wildlife Biologist
Wildlife Conservationist
Wildlife Manager
Wildlife Naturalist
Wildlife Reserve Manager
Wildlife Resource Manager

ZOOLOGY

Animal Behaviorist
Animal Biologist
Animal Breeder
Animal Care Facility Officer
Animal Control Officer
Animal Disease Research Scientist
Animal Ecologist
Animal Geneticist
Animal Husbandry Technician
Animal Nutritionist
Animal Pathologist
Animal Physiologist
Animal Trainer
Applied Ecologist
Aquaculture Scientist
Aquaculturist
Aquarium Director
Aquatic Biologist
Aquatic Ecologist
Arachnid Scientist
Aviculturist
Behavioral Ecologist
Behavioral Scientist
Bibliographer Preparer
Biological Illustrator
Biological Instrument Designer
Biological Pest Control Officer
Biological Resources Manager
Biological Supply Manufacturer,

Distributor

Biological Writer, Editor
Bird Breeder
Bird Sanctuary Director
Book Editor
Book Sales
Book Writer
Cattle Feedlot Manager
Cell Biologist
Coastal Zone Manager
Commercial Fisheries Inspector

Comparative Physiologist
Computer Biologist
Computer Geneticist
Computer Graphics Biologist
Conservation Ecologist
Conservation Educator
Conservation Program Officer
Consultant
Coroner Assistant
Cosmetic Biologist
Cruise Ship Naturalist
Crustacean Scientist
Customs Agent - Endangered
Species
Customs Agent - Pests
Cytogeneticist
Desert Biologist
Developmental Biologist
Drug Center Director
Drug Manufacture Technician
Drug Metabolism Biologist
Earthworm Farmer
Ecosystem Modeler
Ecologist
Ecosystem Analyst
Editor, Scientific Books
Educational Coordinator
Educator
Drug Abuse Research Scientist
Electrophoresis Technician
Embryologist
Endangered Species Researcher
Endocrinologist
Entomologist
Environmental Health Officer
Environmental Impact Report Writer
Environmental Lobbyist
Environmental Planner
Environmental Protection Agency Officer

 

Environmental Radioactivity Monitor
Environmental Resources Manager
Environmental Scientist
Enzymologis
Estuarine Biologist
Evolutionary Biologist
Evolutionary Ecologist
Exobiologist
Field Ecologist
Field Environmentalist
Field Technician
Field Station Director
Fish Hatchery Manger
Fish and Game Warden
Fisheries Manager
Fisheries Scientist
Fishery Biologist
Fish Farm Supervisor
Functional Ecologist
Game Bird Hatchery Manager
Game Manager
Game Refuge Manager
Game Warden
Hatchery Manager
Herpetologist
Histologist
Human Geneticist
Human Physiologist
Ichthyologist
Immunologist
Insect Control Entomologist
Invertebrate Ecologist
Mammalogis
Marine Biologist
Marine Ecologist
Marine Ecosystems Manager
Marine Park Director
Marine Park Manager
Marine Resources Manager
Marine Systems Engineer
Marketing, Medical Products
Marketing, Pharmaceuticals
Marketing, Scientific Instruments
Mosquito Abatement Officer
Mosquito Researcher
National Park Ranger
Naturalist
Nature Center Director

Nature Conservancy Ecologist
Nature Educator
Nature Interpreter
Nature Museum Director
Nature Photographer
Oceanographic Biologist
Oceanographic Ecologist
Oceanographic Vessel Officer
Ornithologist
Outdoor Education Specialist
Paleozoologist
Paleontologist
Park Naturalist
Park Ranger
Parks & Recreational Specialist
Park Warden
Peace Corps Zoologist
Peace Corps Science Teacher
Pest Control Officer
Pet Store Owner
Pharmaceutical Salesperson
Photographer
Pollution Control Technician
Population Biologist
Poultry Biologist
Poultry Geneticist
Primate Care Facility Manager
Primate Center Director
Quantitative Fish Ecologist
Radiation Safety Officer
Range Animal Nutritionist
Range Conservationist
Range Ecologist
Range Manager
Resources Biologist
Resource Policy Analyst
Sales, Fragrance Industry
Sales, Instrument & Supplies
Sales, Pharmaceuticals
Sales, Science Textbooks
Science Editor
Science Lab Designer
Science Librarian
Science Reporter
Science Teacher
Science Writer
Sociobiologist
Special Agent, Wildlife Service
Substance Abuse Lab Technician

 

Taxonomist
Technical Writer
Tick Research Scientist
Tour Naturalist
Tumor Biologist
Urban Ecologist
Vector Control Technologist
Vertebrate Ecologist
Wetlands Ecologist

Wildlife Biologist
Wildlife Conservationist
Wildlife Manager
Wildlife Naturalist
Wildlife Reserve Manager
Wildlife Resource Manager
Zoo Animal Breeder
Zoo Designer
Zoo Inspector

MICROBIOLOGY

Bacteriologist
Bibliographer Preparer
Biological Illustrator
Biological Instrument Designer
Biological Resources Manager
Biological Supply Manufacturer,

Distributor

Biological Writer, Editor
Biosafety Officer
Biosynthetic Development
Book Editor
Book Sales
Book Writer
Cell Culture Biologist
Cell Growth Technologist
Cheese Production Microbiologist
Community Health Inspector
Computer Biologist
Computer Geneticist
Computer Graphics Biologist
Criminologist
Dairy Microbiologist
Diagnostic Immunoassayist
Diagnostic Kits Designer
Editor, Scientific Books
Educational Coordinator
Educator
Electron Microbiologist
Electron Microscope Technician
Electrophoresis Technician
Environmental Health Officer
Environmental Impact Report Writer
Environmental Lobbyist
Environmental Microbiologist
Enzymologist
Epidemiologist
Estuarine microbiologist
Evolutionary Microbiologist

Exobiologist
Fermentation Biologist
Fermentation Technologist
Food Biologist
Food Inspector
Fungal Microbiologist (mycologist)
Fungal Molecular Biologist
Fungal Molecular Geneticist
Immunologist
Infectious Disease Microbiologist
Instrumentation Designer
Laboratory Immunologist
Laboratory Technologist
Marine Microbiologist
Marketing, Medical Products
Marketing, Pharmaceuticals
Marketing, Scientific Instruments
Medical Technologist
Microbiologist/Patent Examiner
Molecular Biologist
Nucleic Acid Purification
Technologist
Peace Corps Microbiologist
Peace Corps Science Teacher
Petroleum Microbiologist
Pharmaceutical Salesperson
Plant Bacterial Disease Specialist
Public Health Officer
Quality Control Technician
Radiation Safety Officer
Resources Biologist
Resource Policy Analyst
Sales, Instrument & Supplies
Sales, Pharmaceuticals
Sales, Science Textbooks
Science Editor
Science Lab Designer
Science Librarian

 

Science Reporter
Science Teacher
Science Writer
Soil Microbiologist
Serological Studies Manager
Substance Abuse Lab Technician
Taxonomist
Technical Writer

Tissue Culture Technician
Videomicroscopy Technician
Viral Diseases Research Technician
Wastewater Reclamation Researcher
Water Quality Inspector
Wetlands Microbiologist
Wildlife Microbiologist

BIOTECHNOLOGY

Applied Biosystems Technologist
Bibliographer Preparer
Bioengineer
Biological Illustrator
Biological Instrument. Designer
Biological Resources Manager
Biological Supply Manufacturer
Biological Writer, Editor
Book Editor
Book Sales
Book Writer
Computer Geneticist
Criminologist
Diagnostic Immunoassayist
Diagnostic Kits Designer
DNA Cloning Technologist
DNA Damage/Repair Technologist
DNA Sequencing Technologist
DNA synthesis Biologist
Editor, Scientific Books
Educational Coordinator
Educator

Electrophoresis Technician
Enzymologist
Food Biologist
Forest
Engineer
Nucleic Acid Purification Technologist
Plant Biotechnologist
Product Designer
Radiation Safety Officer
Resources Biotechnologist
Resource Policy Analyst
Science Editor
Science Lab Designer
Science Librarian
Science Reporter
Science Teacher
Science Writer
Substance Abuse Lab Technician
Technical Writer
Thermophilic Enzyme Biotechnologist
Tissue Culture Technician

CAREERS REQUIRING A GRADUATE OR PROFESSIONAL DEGREE

Anesthesiologist
Audiologist
Chiropractor
Cytopathologist
Cytotechnologist
Dentist
Forensic Pathologist
Genetic Counselor
Opthamalogist
Optometrist

Oral Surgeon
Pharmacist
Pharmacologist
Physician
Physician’s Assistant
Professor
Podiatrist
Radiologist
Research Scientist
Surgeon

 

Additional career resources may be obtained by consulting the

computer program in the Biology Advising Center (3-104).