Are biology degrees useful, and are there good jobs for people with them?
I'm think of doing a degree in biological science but don't know if i should. I love biology but if its a useless degree i don't want to waste my time. Thanks for all answers
Asked By: - 11/2/2011
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Yes. Scientists are highly valued by employers. Your curious, investigative minds are useful to all sorts of employment areas, not just in the science sector... More
Answered By: Matt - 11/2/2011
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Well, I never used mine, but I was never vocationally motivated in my choice of subjects (This was back in the day, when grants were available instead of loans and education was a right not a privilege!) I took it because it was interesting. I now lecture for a living, but not in Biology
Answered By: Avondrow - 11/2/2011
In general, science degree graduates are quite desirable due to the number of transferable skills they have. However many people doing biology degrees are struggling to find science related jobs, and even with completion of a PhD there is less funding in the UK so you would have to be prepared to move away if you want... More
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