Careers in Science & Technology

Are you interested in science and technology?  The following websites will help you explore a career in science and technology.

American Institute of Biological Sciences
Information about careers in the biological sciences.
 
American Veterinary Medical Association
Information about careers in veterinary medicine.
 
National Optical Astronomy Observatory
NOAO is the US national research and development center for ground-based night time astronomy.
 
ScienceBuddies.org - Careers in Science
Browse through detailed information on over 100 careers to discover what scientists really do and what it takes to prepare for these careers. Each career profile provides basic career information such as salary, job outlook, degree requirements, etc.
 
Sloan Career Cornerstone Center
Career planning resources in science, technology, engineering and computing


Types of Employers

The following are just a sampling of the types of places that employ science and technology majors.

  • Large high-tech industries like:  General Electric, Texas Instruments, Sylvania, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft, SONY, Hughes Aircraft and The Aerospace Corporation
  • Pharmaceutical companies.
  • Food processing and dairy industries.
  • Research laboratories
  • Local, State, or Federal Government
  • Pharmacies
  • Zoos
  • Software Development firms.
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Careers that use Science and/or Technology

Career information from the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook: