Professional and Graduate Studies

Nebraska Wesleyan students have an 86% placement rate in medical school.

Both biology (B.A. and B.S.) degrees prepare students for a variety of health career fields as well as non-health careers and graduate studies.

Students can gain preparation for numerous graduate school programs in:

  • ecology
  • animal behavior
  • evoluntionary biology
  • immunology
  • reproductive biology
  • parasitology
  • botany
  • plant pathology
  • genetics
  • systematics
  • conservation biology
  • physiology
  • molecular biology
  • biotechnology

Students interested in health pre-professional programs should consult with the department chair for pre-professional requirements and a suggested program of study. Preprofessional programs are available in: 

  • chiropractic medicine
  • dentistry, medicine
  • optometry
  • osteopathic medicine
  • podiatric medicine
  • pharmacy
  • physical therapy
  • physician assistant
  • veterinary medicine