Graduate Outcomes

Biological Chemistry

First Destinations

  • 48% Employment
  • 38% Graduate School
  • 4% Post-Graduate Service
  • 5% Fellowships
  • 5% Continuing Education
  • 1% Other

Top Locations

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  • Bethesda, MD
  • Boston, MA
  • Chicago, IL
  • Iowa City, IA
  • Minneapolis & St. Paul, MN
  • New York, NY


Positions Related to Career Goals

  • 43% Completely
  • 43% Moderately
  • 11% Slightly
  • 3% Not at All

Graduate Schools

Biological Chemistry

Graduate Schools Data

Institution Degree Field of Study Location
Baylor College of Medicine PhD neuroscience Waco, TX
Cedar Crest College MS forensic science Allentown, PA
Claremont Graduate University MS health informatics Claremont, CA
Drexel University MSFS forensic science Philadelphia, PA
Duke University PhD chemistry Durham, NC
Duke University PhD chemistry Raleigh, NC
Harvard University MS bioinformatics Cambridge, MA
Johns Hopkins University MD medicine Baltimore, MD
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences DO medicine Kansas City, MO
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine MD medicine East Lansing, MI
New York University MS mathematics New York, NY
Northwestern University PhD biological sciences Evanston, IL
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine MD medicine Rochester, MI
Oregon Health and Science University PhD neuroscience Portland, OR
Pacific Northwest University DO medicine Yakima, WA
Princeton University PhD computer science Princeton, NJ
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences MD medicine Bethesda, MD
University of Alabama PhD pathobiology & molecular medicine Birmingham, AL
University of California MS chemistry San Diego, CA
University of Chicago PhD chemistry Chicago, IL
University of Illinois PhD chemistry Urbana, IL
University of Iowa DDS dentistry Iowa City, IA
University of Iowa DPT physical therapy Iowa City, IA
University of Iowa MCA clinical anatomy Iowa City, IA
University of Iowa MPH community & behavioral health Iowa City, IA
University of Iowa MPH epidemiology Iowa City, IA
University of Iowa MPH public health Iowa City, IA
University of Iowa PhD pharmacology Iowa City, IA
University of Ljubljana MD medicine Ljubljana, Slovenia
University of Minnesota MHA healthcare administration Minneapolis, MN
University of Missouri MD medicine Columbia, MO
University of Nebraska MD medicine Omaha, NE
University of Oklahoma MD medicine Oklahoma City, OK
University of Utah MD medicine Salt Lake City, UT
University of Virginia MD medicine Charlottesville, VA
Washington University in St. Louis MD/PhD medicine/neurobiology St. Louis, MO
Western Michigan University MD medicine Kalamazoo, MI
Yale University PhD biological & biomedical sciences New Haven, CT
Yale University PhD chemistry New Haven, CT
93% of students are accepted to their first or second choice graduate institution and program



  • City Year
  • FoodCorps
  • Petroleum Commission Ghana
Biological Chemistry

Service Data

Organization Location
City Year Boston, MA
City Year Chicago, IL
FoodCorps Trenton, NJ
Petroleum Commission Ghana Accra, Ghana



  • National Institutes of Health
  • The Fulbright Program
Biological Chemistry

Fellowships Data

Organization Location
Grinnell College Grinnell, IA
National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD
National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD
National Institutes of Health Frederick, MD
The Fulbright Program Yilan City, Taiwan

Experiential Learning

Biological Chemistry

Internships Data

Organization Field Location
Acme Pharmaceuticals research/science Dhaka, Bangladesh
Balto Pharmaceuticals, Inc. research/science South Pasadena, CA
Blue Canyon Partners consulting Chicago, IL
Carus Chemical research/science La Salle, IL
CENUSA research/science Ames, IA
Child Family Health International healthcare Quito, Ecuador
China Center for International Economic Exchanges finance Beijing, China
Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine healthcare Aurora, CO
Cormorant for Kids healthcare Lake Park, MN
Department of Radiology, GRMC healthcare Grinnell, IA
Dr. Laura Ferguson healthcare Grinnell, IA
Environmental Protection Commission of Hillsborough County research/science Tampa, FL
Exile Brewing Co. research/science Des Moines, IA
FDA government/public policy College Park, MD
FDA research/science Washington, DC
Feinberg School of Medicine healthcare Chicago, IL
Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education healthcare Tampa, FL
Fresh Starts Farm social services Mora, MN
Grinnell Prize research/science Grinnell, IA
Grinnell Regional Medical Center healthcare Grinnell, IA
Harvard Medical School research/science Cambridge, MA
IMC Financial Markets finance Chicago, IL
Institute for In Vitro Sciences research/science Gaithersburg, MD
Integrated DNA Technologies research/science Coralville, IA
JP Financial Group, Inc. finance Chicago, IL
Kids Against Cancer Everywhere healthcare Lake Park, MN
Kuakini Medical Center healthcare Honolulu, HI
Lewis and Clark State Park education Onawa, IA
Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago healthcare Chicago, IL
Maricopa Medical Examiner's Office healthcare Phoenix, AZ
Mercy Medical Center healthcare Des Moines, IA
Midwest Conference communications Grinnell, IA
Nanofiber Solutions research/science Columbus, OH
Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research healthcare Accra, Ghana
Northwestern University Transplant Outcomes Research Collaborative (NUTORC) healthcare Chicago, IL
Office of Utilities Regulation business administration/management Kingston, Jamaica
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette computing/technology Pittsburgh, PA
Regional Partnership for Marine & Coastal Conservation government/public policy Dakar, Senegal
Solaid International Inc. education Kampot, Cambodia
St. Alphonsus healthcare Boise, ID
St. Francis Medical Center healthcare Honolulu, HI
Stanford Institute for General Management business administration/management Stanford, CA
Synedgen research/science Claremont, CA
Teknova research/science San Francisco, CA
United States Department of Agriculture research/science Ames, IA
Unity Point Health healthcare Des Moines, IA
University of Michigan research/science Ann Arbor, MI
University of Pennsylvania research/science Philadelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania Hospital healthcare Philadelphia, PA
Venice Family Clinic healthcare Santa Monica, CA
Washington University in St. Louis healthcare St. Louis, MO
Washington University in St. Louis research/science Saint Louis, MO
World Relief Moline social services Moline, IL
Biological Chemistry

Research Data

Organization Field Location
All India Institute of Medical Science forensics New Delhi, India
Barrow Neurological Institute molecular & neurobiological behavior of nicotinic receptors Phoenix, AZ
Boise State University biology/biochemistry Boise, ID
Boston Children's Hospital genetics of cystic fibrosis Boston, MA
Boston University biomedicine Boston, MA
Dalian Maritime University molecular biology Dalian, China
Feinberg School of Medicine epidemiology of parainfluenza in hospitalized adults Chicago, IL
Fuzhou University aptasensing of antibiotic residues Fuzhou, China
Harvard University School of Medicine differentiation of hematopoietic stem cells Cambridge, MA
Harvard University School of Medicine gene expression in T cells Cambridge, MA
Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine genomics Farmington, CT
Kansas State University not specified Manhattan, KS
McGovern Medical School stroke Houston, TX
National Institute of Health neuroscience Bethesda, MD
National Institutes of Health characterization of HSCs expanding in vivo Bethesda, MD
National Institutes of Health immune activation and metastatic progression of cancer Bethesda, MD
Ohio State University molecular genetics Columbus, OH
Oklahoma State University genetics Stillwater, OK
Oregon Health & Science University neuroscience Portland, OR
Oregon Health and Science University neuroscience Portland, OR
Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) intestinal parasite prevalence among indigenous migrant coffee plantation workers San José, Costa Rica
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory synthesis of gold nanoclusters Richland, WA
Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research healthcare Davenport, IA
Partners In Health healthcare Boston, MA
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center metabolic genetics College Station, PA
Pennsylvania State University chemistry State College, PA
Rigshospitalet Cardiology Department microRNAs as a method of risk stratification Copenhagen, Denmark
Rochester Institute of Technology science education & equity Rochester, NY
Texas A&M University biochemistry College Station, TX
The University of Alabama at Birmingham free radical biology, cancer biology & mitochondrial metabolism Birmingham, AL
University of Arizona yeast genetics Tucson, AZ
University of California biomedicine Los Angeles, CA
University of California computer science La Jolla, CA
University of California molecular motor biophysics Merced, CA
University of California placential response to environmental pollution Los Angeles, CA
University of Chicago cancer biology Chicago, IL
University of Chicago gene targeting cancer therapy Chicago, IL
University of Iowa biomedical research Iowa City, IA
University of Iowa Biomedicine Iowa City, IA
University of Michigan diabetes Ann Arbor, MI
University of Michigan obesity, diabetes & bariatric surgery Ann Arbor, MI
University of Minnesota effects of antioxidant on muscle Minneapolis, MN
University of Missouri gene expression in D. melanogaster Columbia, MO
University of Nebraska DNA cloning Lincoln, NE
University of Nebraska HIV disease pathology of cardiac tissue Omaha, NE
University of Nebraska Medical Center DDMPR isolation & characterization Omaha, NE
University of Nebraska Medical Center protein expression in thermal bacteria Omaha, NE
University of New Mexico microbial fuel cells Albuquerque, NM
University of Oklahoma biochemistry Norman, OK
University of Oklahoma structural biology Norman, OK
University of Rochester immunology Rochester, NY
Washington University in St. Louis effects of diabetes on peripheral arterial disease St. Louis, MO
Washington University in St. Louis neurodegenerative disease St. Louis, MO
Wayne State University School of Medicine genomics Detroit, MI
Xiamen University chemistry Xiamen, China
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