Biology Career

Graduates of Mount Mercy’s biology program often continue their education and earn advanced degrees in dentistry, medicine, optometry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, physician assistant, occupational therapy, chiropractic medicine, or physical therapy.

Others find jobs in conservation science, biomedical research, agriculture, toxicology, and forensic science, to name a few.

Graduates from our biology program have taken many different paths:

  • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine | Iowa City, Iowa 
  • USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service 
  • Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium | Omaha, Nebraska 
  • Scott County Public Service Authority | Davenport, Iowa 
  • Mercy Medical Center | Cedar Rapids, Iowa 
  • UnityPoint Health | Cedar Rapids, Iowa 
  • Integrated DNA Technologies 
  • Iowa Department of Natural Resources 
  • Cedar County Parks