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574 students earned Biomedical Science degrees in Florida in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Other Biological Sciences is the 98th most popular major out of a total 294 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Other Biological Sciences Majors in Florida

Biomedical Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 371
Post-Master’s Certificate 147
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 147
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 56
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 56
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 56

Gender Distribution

In Florida, a biomedical science major is more popular with women than with men.

Other Biological Sciences Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of biomedical science majors in Florida is as follows:

  • Asian: 12.0%
  • Black or African American: 13.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 17.4%
  • White: 43.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.4%
  • Other Races: 7.5%
Other Biological Sciences Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Other Biological Sciences Grads in Florida

There are 3,500 people in the state and 161,520 people in the nation working in biomedical science jobs.

Other Biological Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for Other Biological Sciences Jobs in Florida

In this state, biomedical science grads earn an average of $90,750. Nationwide, they make an average of $89,150.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in Florida that offer biomedical science degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

229 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
44,246 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,800 a year. The average student takes 4.42 years to complete their degree at USF Tampa. This public school has an average net price of $9,838.

#2

University of Florida

Gainesville
222 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
52,407 Total Students

The average student takes 4.26 years to complete their degree at UF. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,057. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
7,401 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 32% are considered full time. The student loan default rate of 4.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#4

University of Miami

Coral Gables
7 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
17,811 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $47,500 after graduation. The student loan default rate is 1.90% which is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.16 years to graduate.

#5

Eckerd College

Saint Petersburg
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
2,007 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,800 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 84%. It takes the average student 4.09 years to graduate.

#5

Nova Southeastern University

Fort Lauderdale
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
20,576 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $25,816. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $42,300 after earning their degree at this institution. The 2.20% student loan default rate is lower than average.

Other Biological Sciences Careers in FL

Some of the careers biomedical science majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Biological Science Professors 21% $82,030
Life Scientists 20% $86,210
Natural Sciences Managers 19% $0
Biological Scientists 13% $75,010

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to biomedical science.

Major Annual Graduates in FL
General Biology 5,663
Biotechnology 800
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 741
Ecology & Systematics Biology 530
Microbiology Science & Immunology 395
Biochemistry & Biophysics 233
Zoology 91
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 83

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