Pandem-Data Career Directory

Bioscience, data science, and Big Data represent exciting opportunities for students preparing to choose college majors or deciding on career paths. Many of the new careers evolving to meet the needs of our ever-increasing technological world are combinations of disciplines. Students have a wide variety of careers that can meet their interests.

Choose a bioscience or data science career listed below to investigate. You can read a brief description of the career, find out the education and preparation needed for the career, discover the latest information on job outlook, and get an idea of the average wages paid. Information comes from the Unites States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Outlook Handbook.


Bioscience Careers Data Science Careers
Biochemist & Biophysicist
Bioterrorism Researcher
Clinical Trial Researcher
Disease Ecologist
Environmental Health Specialist
Medical Scientist
Survey Researcher
Zoologist & Wildlife Biologist
Computer and Information Systems Manager
Computer Hardware Architect
Computer Hardware Engineer
Computer Information Research Scientist
Computer Programmer
Computer Support Specialist
Database Administrator
Graphic Designer
Information Security Analyst
Software Developer
Software Engineer
Systems Analyst
Web Developer

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition.