BMS: Career Outcomes

Graduated Academic Industry Gov't Sci-Rel Non-Sci Postdoc Clinical Med Std
1997-2001 9 | 50% 6 | 33% 0 | 0% 1 | 6% 1 | 6% 0 | 0% 1 | 6% 0 | 0%
2002-06 15 | 29% 8 | 16% 4 | 8% 5 | 10% 2 | 4% 9 | 18% 5 | 10% 3 | 6%
2007-11 9 | 10% 13 | 15% 1 | 1% 11 | 13% 3 | 3% 36 | 41% 0 | 0% 15 | 17%


Numbers reflect status of former students at the time the data were gathered in summer/fall 2012. Current employment may now be different.

Data include information from:
1997-2001: all graduates (18)
2002-06: 51 of 56 graduates
2007-2011: 88 of 99 graduates


Definitions
Academic: academic research and teaching appointments, including tenure-track and non-tenure track
Industry: research in an industrial, for-profit setting
Gov't: research in government agencies (e.g. NIH, NSF, etc.)
Sci-Rel: related to science, but not traditional research, e.g. science policy, scientific patent attorney, science writer
Non-Sci: careers unrelated to science
Postdoc: in a postdoctoral research position at time surveyed
Clinical: employed in a medical career field, i.e. in clinical practice (presumes professional degree was also obtained)
Med Std: a medical student or resident

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