Graduate Placement

What can you do with a Villanova Biochemistry degree?

Twenty two Biochemistry students graduated in 2013.  What are they doing now?


Industrial/Academic/Government/Other employment

  • Regeneron
  • McCormick Spices
  • Celgene, Medical Affairs Division
  • Pharmaceutical sales
  • Emergency room technician at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Health Professions

  • Thomas Jefferson University, accelerated MSN program
  • Temple Dental School
  • Naturopathic medicine program at Bastyr University, San Diego
  • Farleigh Dickinson School of Pharmacy
  • Temple School of Pharmacy
  • UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine

Graduate and Postbaccalaureate Programs

  • PhD program, University of California Davis – Soils and Biogeochemistry
  • BS/MS program, Department of Chemistry, Villanova University
  • NIH IRTA program (National Institutes of Health Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award)


  • Teaching for City Year
  • Teaching for MIL-The Language Center, Japan


  • Navy, Ensign, USS Anzio


The status of four students is not known.


Villanova Biochemistry at a Glance

Degrees Offered: BS

Core Faculty: 14

Undergraduate Majors: 114

Equipment: Complete array of modern instrumentation.

Building:  Mendel Science Center