Alumni Outcomes | MS in Microbiology & Immunology

We are invested in preparing and equipping our students to pursue their aspirations, whether in advancing professionally or pursuing an advanced degree.

A chart of MS-MICB alumni 2016-2021 with known employment or degree destinations, identified via surveys and/or web search. Of 26 alumni, 77% were employed: 27% in Academia, 15% in BioPharma, 12% in Government/Policy, 8% in Healthcare, 4% Consulting, 12% Other. 23% were pursuing advanced degrees: 15% Ph.D., 4% D.O., 4% M.D.

Where Do Our Alumni Work and Study?

Featured First Positions After Graduation

  • Science and Research Analyst, Abt Associates
  • Laboratory Technician, Charles River Laboratories
  • Research Assistant, Georgetown University Medical Center
  • Research Project Associate, Inova Schar Cancer Institute
  • Associate Scientist II, Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson
  • Research Associate, NantOmics
  • Postbac Research Fellow, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
  • Senior Research Associate, Planet Pharma

Featured Advanced Degree Program Enrollment

  • Ph.D., Georgetown University
  • Ph.D., George Mason University
  • Ph.D., Penn State College of Medicine
  • Ph.D., University of Miami
  • Ph.D., University of Florida
  • D.O., A.T. Still University
  • D.O., Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine

Office of Career Strategy & Professional Development

Biomedical Graduate Education’s career office supports students with one-on-one advising sessions, courses and workshops, and job boards.