College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Biological Sciences
www.kent.edu/biology


Examples of Possible Careers*

Biological scientists, all other

  • 2.2% slower than the average
  • 44,700 number of jobs
  • $85,290 potential earnings

Biological technicians

  • 4.9% about as fast as the average
  • 87,500 number of jobs
  • $46,340 potential earnings

Secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education

  • 3.8% about as fast as the average
  • 1,050,800 number of jobs
  • $62,870 potential earnings

Contact Information

Admission to the Biology major has been temporarily suspended as of fall 2017.

Fully Offered

  • Kent Campus

*Note

Source of occupation titles and labor data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.