Biologists

(NOC 2121)
+14.43%
 

Requirement

In general, you need a university degree in biology or a related field.

To be a research scientist in biology or a related field, you need a master's or doctoral degree to work in government/business. You must also have post-doctoral research experience for employment in academic or research institutions.

Most recent entrants have an undergraduate university degree, and almost 3 in 10 have a graduate degree.

Degrees Associated with This Career

Bachelor
Master
Doctorate

Useful Experience/Skills

Project management
Team project work
Proposal writing
Making presentations
Financial management
Committee work on environmental ethics

Useful Secondary School Subjects

Biology
Chemistry
Math
English

Brock University
St. Catharines, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Biological Sciences Bachelor; Honours
Biological Sciences Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Biology Bachelor; Honours
Life Sciences Bachelor; Honours
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Carleton University
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Biology (B.Sc.) Bachelor; Honours
Biology (B.Sc.) Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Lakehead University - Orillia
Orillia, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Applied Life Sciences Bachelor
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University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Biological Sciences Bachelor; Honours
Ecology Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Modified on May 10, 2012